2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Oct 03, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MATH 0337 - Foundations of Secondary and Middle School Mathematics


Credits: 3

This course prepares students for teaching the middle and secondary school mathematics curriculum.  Mathematical topics to be considered include: geometry, algebra, basic skills, number theory, probability and statistics and the use of calculators and other forms of technology in the classroom.  There is a focus on development of lesson and unit plans, student assessment, and reflective practice.  Students practice instructional strategies that set high expectations, make knowledge accessible for all students, and create a safe and collaborative learning environment in which student diversity is respected.  A 30-hours field experience is a course requirement and it is recommended that students concurrently take EDUC 0363  .

Prerequisites: Junior/senior standing in the major.