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Canadian Math Kangaroo Contest

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NOTE:

The only training activities controlled and administered by the Canadian Math Kangaroo Contest (CMKC) organization are the ones advertised through our website, our Facebook page, or our mailing list. As of this moment, these training activities include online and on-campus training, as well as online enrichment classes.

Although we encourage educators from public or private schools or tutoring centres to use our publicly available materials in their learning activities, there are NO institutions in Canada (except for the ones hosting the contest) that are authorized by us to provide training on our behalf. The CMKC has no control over the quality and the rigour of these activities.

Online Math Kangaroo Contest Training classes (Winter 2018)

This winter (2018) CMKC offers the following online training classes:

Grades 1-8 (in English) classes cover topics on:

A. Arithmetic / algebra; B. Geometry and logic; C. Numbers.

Each class for grades 1-2, 3-4, 5-6 and 7-8 is offered in two versions:
(1) two-session (2 x 45 min) class on a weekday, and
(2) single session (75 min) class on a weekend.

Topics and math problems covered in the two-session classes are the same as those in the single-session classes.

Grades 9-10 (in English): two classes covering different content, on March 4 and 11, 2018.

Grades 1-6 (in French): one class per level (1-2, 3-4, 5-6) in one session, on March 4, 2018.

For details on classes, please check the Calendar page.

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Online Math Kangaroo Enrichment classes (Fall 2017)

Our online classes are live and interactive and are open to anyone who would like to improve their math and problem-solving skills. Although the levels are designed for the respective grades, advanced and experienced students may enrol in an upper level class. Those who are new to our classes can choose to attend a lower level.

French online classes: We are offering two online math enrichment classes in French for students in levels 3-4 and 5-6. Each class consists of five lessons. Register now as the French class for grades 3-4 starts on November 6, 2017; for grades 5-6 on November 9, 2017.

English online classes: Our online classes in English will start in December. We will offer levels 3B-7B, followed by levels 2C-7C, each class consisting of five lessons. The classes in English will start in December. Registration will be opened on November 1, 2017.

Interested in joining us? Please login to your account and subscribe. The cost is $75 and cover all five lessons.

For details on the fall classes, please check the Calendar page.

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New Math Kangaroo Centres

The Canadian Math Kangaroo competition will be available in the following new locations in 2018:
- Fredericton NB (University of New Brunswick);
- Oshawa ON (Trent University);
- Hamilton ON (McMaster University);
- Parkland County AB (Blueberry Community Hall);
- Fort McMurray AB (Keyano College);
- Kelowna BC (Okanagan College Kelowna Campus is replacing UBC Okanagan site).

Request for Proposals (Web Development)

The Canadian Math Kangaroo Contest is soliciting proposals for consultancy and implementation of projects associated with the functionality of the contest's registration and user management system.

If you are interested in taking advantage of these exciting opportunities, please email (including your resume and a brief statement of interest) us at chair@mathkangaroocanada.com.

Only applications from candidates who are legally entitled to work in Canada will be considered.

Instructors for Online Classes

Math Kangaroo Canada is seeking online instructors for their eLearning program. These positions require people with skills in mathematics training to students in grade 1 to grade 9. The ideal candidates possess skills in organizing and presenting relevant training materials. Previous experience with mathematics competitions is an asset.

Candidates must also have strong skills in computers and online technologies; previous experience with online courses is also an asset but is not required as training will be provided. All applicants will be interviewed.

Only applications from candidates who are legally entitled to work in Canada will be considered.

Interested applicants should apply by submitting their resume and cover letter to admin@mathkangaroocanada.com. Only selected candidates will be contacted.

We thank you for your interest!