Intro to Singapore Math, K-5 - Online PD
This course will provide participants with the foundation for understanding and implementing Singapore-based math programs such as Math in Focus, Primary Mathematics, and Dimensions Math in Kindergarten through fifth grades. This course will introduce participants to the theoretical framework and constructivist pedagogy of the Singapore-based mathematics programs. The course provides an overview of establishing Singapore Math PLC’s, CPA-based instruction, drawing of bar models, and lesson planning using a Singapore text.
The course will show teachers how to
- teach through CPA
- engage in problem solving with bar models
- help young learners develop a deep understanding of mathematical relationships
Format and Duration
This interactive online course is designed to accommodate busy schedules of modern educators. Teachers will learn asynchronously from anywhere and on their own schedule only 10-15 minutes a day. The course is organized into 4 units of instruction and each unit will run one week. Convenient teacher access is provided 24/7.
Content and Activities
The course contains a variety of Singapore Math instructional videos, program-based texts, and other readings. Activities include interactive weekly discussions and carefully selected assignments. Our knowledgeable & experienced trainers will interact with participants and moderate group discussions to engage teachers in the learning process. They will also provide feedback to participants upon completion of assignments & discussions.
K-5 Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Math Specialists, Teacher Leaders, Administrators and Teaching Assistants
There are no prerequisites
Cancellation & Refund Policy:
This course requires minimum enrollment of 10 participants. East West Math reserves the right to cancel the course in the event of insufficient enrollment. In such event prospective participants will be notified of cancellation as soon as possible.
100% of a paid registration fee will be refunded if an educator cannot participate and notifies us at least 14 days before the day of the course. 50% of the paid registration fee will be refunded if an educator cannot participate and notifies us between 7 and 14 days before a day of the course. No refunds will be issued if an educator cannot participate and notifies us less than 7 days prior to a day of the course. Instead of receiving a partial refund, educators could also choose to participate in another course at a later date without a charge, provided that space will be available. In the event of a medical emergency, 100% of the paid registration fee will be refunded, provided a participant forwards proper documentation.
We accept Purchase Orders from schools. Please email us for more information.
|Event End Date||08-06-2021|
|Categories||Events for Teachers|