CBSE 7405T Advanced Methods for Teaching Childhood Mathematics
45 hours plus conference; 3 credits.
Advanced study of learning and teaching mathematics in grades 1-6 for all children, including English language learners and children with special needs. Problem solving and inquiry as contexts for development of mathematical understanding and skills. National, state, and local standards and curriculum guidelines. Classroom learning environments, mathematical discourse. Models of teaching and adaptations for special student populations. Formal and informal assessments. Role of technology in teaching and learning mathematics.
Prerequisite: A course in teaching childhood mathematics, and 6 credits in mathematics.