The country’s Math wizards will compete to bring pride to their respective schools in the upcoming National Finals of the 2013 Metrobank-MTAP-Deped Math Challenge on April 13, 2013.
The MMC 2013 is biggest and widely anticipated math competition among elementary and secondary students in the Philippines. Competition will start 8:30AM at the Auditorium of the Metrobank Plaza, Sen Gil Puyat Avenue, Makati City.
The Metrobank-MTAP-DepEd Math Challenge is a Math contest for elementary and secondary students in both public and private schools nationwide. It is implemented by the Metrobank Foundation, Inc. (MBFI), the Mathematics Teachers Association of the Philippines (MTAP) and the Department of Education (DepEd) which aims to contribute in improving the quality of Mathematics education in the Philippines.
Students from around the country will try solve complex Math problems mentally in just 15 seconds and 30-second and one-minute questions using pen and paper calculation.
The Math Challenge will maximize the use of social media. Questionnaires will be posted real-time in Facebook page for online users to be engaged in while the contest is on-going.
Winners of the 2013 MMC will be awarded after the competition. I will post the list of winners here as soon as available, so stay tuned.