EDUC 4345. TEACHING IN MIDDLE/SECONDARY SCHOOL MATHEMATICS CLASSROOMS. 3 Hours.
Methods and materials for inquiry-based mathematics teaching and learning at the middle/secondary school level. Emphasis on establishing a productive classroom environment, curriculum planning, implementation of effective instructional strategies, integration of educational technologies, and assessing student learning. Includes field-experience in a mathematics classroom in a local middle or high school. The application of lecture/theory will require students to spend time in a Grades 4-12 mathematics classroom during normal school hours, Monday-Friday, for typically one day a week throughout the semester.