2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jun 16, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MATH 0337 - Foundations of Secondary and Middle School Mathematics


Credits: 3

This course prepares students for teaching 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-hour field experience is a course requirement and it is recommended that students take EDUC 0363  concurrently.

Prerequisites: Junior or Senior standing mathematics major.