Academic Catalog 2017–2018

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EDU615 Teaching of Math (Intermediate and Secondary)

[3–0, 3 cr.]

This course addresses the knowledge and skills needed to teach mathematics at the intermediate and secondary levels. Students are introduced to the goals of intermediate and secondary math education and the organization of curricula. In addition, students begin to develop the skills of lesson planning; teaching to develop conceptual understanding, inquiry skills and mathematical reasoning and assessing math learning. A practicum component of 15 hours is required.

This course may be counted toward the M.A. in Education, provided that the stu­dent gets a grade of, or greater than, B+.