ORGANIZERS’ FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) from Prospective Festival Hosts

What is a Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival?
What are the requirements for a Julia Robinson Math Festival?
Who covers the cost of the festival?
How is publicity managed?
How much space will I need?
Would the target audience be middle school, high school, or both?
What does facilitator training look like?
How are festivals different from math competitions?
Will this be too hard for some children?
Will this be too easy for some children?
You haven’t met this child. He/she is a kind of math prodigy…
Some children aren’t really into math. Is this for math kids only?
Can parents take copies of all the problems home?
Why host a math festival?
What support is provided for host organizers?
What happens after a festival?
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