EVENT DETAILS

Differentiation in Mathematics: Meeting the Needs of all Students
Starting 6/14/2018 at 8:00 AM until 12:00 PM
Event Groups:
• ESC of Lorain County - ESC
Description:

 
This event is two 4-hour sessions (June 14 and 22)
 
Target Audience:  
Grades 6-8- Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, Integrated Math I, II or III mathematics teachers and (math) intervention specialist.
 
Description:  

This pedagogy and content workshop expands participants’ capacities to meet the mathematics needs of their students through differentiated instruction. Using participating teachers’ current differentiation conceptions and classrooms as learning spaces, the course motivates participants to implement strategies and theory, explore and discuss the impact to student learning, and reflect on the consequences to their instruction. Connections are explored within and across 6th-11th grade content. Specific content domains include Expressions and Equations, Functions, Algebra, Geometry, Statistics and Probability.

 Workshop Activities Include:

(1) examination of differentiation frameworks and strategies (e.g., Universal Design for Learning [UDL], Response to Intervention [RTI], tiered assignments), (2) creation, implementation, and evaluation of problems, tasks, activities, and assessments designed to help develop and evaluate students’ mathematics understandings, processes, and skills.   

After the sessions:

  • Teachers can receive 25 hours of instruction time (CEU certificate) by engaging in an additional 18 hours of synchronous online live sessions for $432 (paid to Kent State University)   
  • Teachers can receive 2-graduate level workshop credits by engaging in an additional 18 hours of synchronous online live sessions for $756 (paid to Kent State University).
Facilitator:  Dr. Scott A. Courtney, Kent State Univ.
Registration Fee:  $135 (payable info in your registration confirmation)
Registration Assistance:  Debbie Shannon, shannon@esclc.org or 440.324.5777 x1112 
If your district is registering you instead of yourself, you should receive a confirmation email once you are registered.  If you do not receive the confirmation or a reminder two days before the event, you are not registered and should contact Debbie Shannon asap. 
 
Location:

ESCLC - 1885 Lake Ave., Elyria
Online Registration Available:  
Click here to register online.
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