How to Teach Singapore Math Online - K-5 - Online PD
The goal of this course is to help teachers create engaging, interactive math instruction that meets the needs of diverse learners and honors all the essentials of the Singapore Math model in a virtual environment. Teaching strategies with the use of emerging new technology will be explored.
The course will show teachers how to
- engage in the rich mathematical tasks in a virtual environment
- help young students examine mathematical concepts in depth
- maintain all-important social aspect of Singapore Math in a virtual environment
- allow young learners to easily share their thinking
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
Topics covered include the rationale for teaching with an asynchronous model and emerging technologies to overcome “Zoom fatigue.” Participants will learn how to present lessons from Singapore texts, using examples from Dimensions Mathematics, Math in Focus, and Primary Math in a virtual environment. Teachers will explore online tools for developing students’ skills and showing their thinking in a virtual journal, as well as using virtual manipulatives. Educators will learn practical strategies for assessment, unit planning, and providing support and enrichment.
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||11-01-2021|
|Categories||Events for Teachers|