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Mathematics for Teachers

  • MTT 570  Foundations of Arithmetic for K-8 Teachers

    Description:
    The foundations of Arithmetic for K-8 teachers course for elementary and middle school teachers examines several domains. The main categories of the of the Common core and MA Frameworks will be addressed, including Algebraic Thinking, Number and Operations for both Base 10 and Fractions, Measurement, Geometry, and Probability. In addition, basic Number Theory topics will be examines, such as factors and multiples, and well as divisibility tests, at both practical and abstract levels. The course also examines concepts of proportional reasoning, place value, and elements of arithmetic that teachers need to be aware of when supporting students' conceptual understanding of algebra. This course will provide teachers with a deep, yet flexible understanding of the mathematical structures that form the foundation of K-8 mathematics.   More Info

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  • MTT 580  Mathematics for the K-12 Curriculum

    Description:
    This course reviews and provides in-depth experiences with the mathematics commonly taught in schools, including emphasis on the interdependence and unity of algebra and geometry concepts that are currently part of the K-12 curriculum. More advanced than 300-level MTT courses, it is aimed at In-service teachers.   More Info

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  • MTT 597  Special Topics

    Description:
    An advanced course offering intensive study of selected topics in this subject area.   More Info

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