American Statistical Association
New York City
Metropolitan Area Chapter

2008 Statistical Poster Competition



The New York Metro Area Chapter of the American Statistical Association

In Collaboration With

The School of Education and Psychology of Touro College in New York
and
The Educational Psychology Ph.D. Program of the City University of New York

Are Pleased To Invite You To Participate In

OUR FIRST ANNUAL STATISTICAL POSTER COMPETITION
FOR GRADES K-12 IN NEW YORK CITY


The New York City Metro Area Chapter of the American Statistical Association is sponsoring their First Annual Statistical Poster Competition for Grades K-12 in New York City, to help teachers and schools enrich students’ understanding of statistics and data in general. The competition is a professional resource for teachers and students to apply statistics. To that end, it will not only support the teaching of mathematics, but will ultimately benefit New York City’s educational community.

Judging Categories
Grades K-3
Grades 4-6
Grades 7-9
Grades 10-12

Poster Submission Deadline
March 7, 2008

Poster Entry Application Form
A separate entry form must be completed and paper clipped (not glued or stapled)
to each poster when the poster is formally submitted.

Poster and Entry Form Mailing Address
David Rindskopf
Educational Psychology
CUNY Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10016-4309

Winning Posters
Posters will be judged in four grade categories: K-3, 4-6, 7-9, and 10-12.
Teachers with winning posters will be notified by March 28, 2007.
Certificates will be awarded to winning schools and students.

Awards Ceremony
An awards ceremony will be held on Saturday, April 12, 2008.
The ceremony is for all participating schools and students.

Prizes
First Place Teams - $100
Second Place Teams - $75
Third Place Teams - $50

Selected posters will be forwarded to the
2008 American Statistical Association Poster Competition in Washington, D.C.
You may also submit posters directly to the national competition.
For information about the national competition,
visit www.amstat.org/education/index.cfm?fuseaction=statposter.

Poster Competition Rules

Guidance on Poster Construction

Poster Competition Entry Rules and Evaluation Methods

Letter to Schools and Teachers
Please feel free to forward this letter to mathematics teachers
in New York City (Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island).

Additional Information
If you would like to be on the poster competition mailing list,
would like additional information about the competition, or have any questions,
please send an email to nycasa@mindspring.com.

2008 STATISTICAL POSTER COMPETITION RESULTS



Home Page | Chapter News | Chapter Officers | Chapter Events
Other Metro Area Events | ASA National Home Page | Links To Other Websites
NYC ASA Chapter Constitution | NYC ASA Chapter By-Laws

Page last modified on January 1, 2010

Copyright © 1998-2010 by New York City Metropolitan Area Chapter of the ASA
Designed and maintained by Cynthia Scherer
Send questions or comments to nycasa@mindspring.com