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UCSB Mathematics Project

UPCOMING EVENTS

June 18-22, 2018: Putting Mathematics Practices Into Action

June 25-29, 2018: Leadership Cadre Workshop

Contact

Questions? Please contact Christopher Ograin, UCSB Mathematics Project Director, at ograin@ucsb.edu or (805) 893-5912.

The UCSB Mathematics Project is a professional development program for K-12 mathematics teachers and specialists. We are very excited to offer the following workshops in 2018.

Putting Mathematics Practices into Action: A Workshop for Elementary School Teachers

June 18-22, 2018 + Two Days in 2018-19 School Year

This professional development workshop is intended for all K-6 teachers. Participants in this workshop will

  • Learn how to engage students in using the eight Standards for Mathematical Practice as outlined in the Common Core State Standards in Mathematics
  • Increase content knowledge in mathematics through rigorous sense-making activities
  • Learn strategies for engaging English language learners and maximizing the learning potential of all students
  • Be a part of a community of teachers who are excited about mathematics education and want to share with and learn from others in the region
School or District Commitment
  • $500 registration fee and 2 days of release time during the 2018-19 school year
  • A commitment to support the teacher in improving mathematics instruction at the school or district
Participant Responsibilities
  • Full participation in the one-week institute and 2 days during the 2018-19 school year
  • A commitment to incorporate what is learned in the classroom
Leadership Team
  • Jeff Linder, Montecito Union School
  • Abbey Shaw Linder, Rio Rosales Elementary School
  • Kristy Guerrero, Canalino Elementary School
  • Christopher Ograin, UCSB
A stipend of up to $250 and course credit through University Extension are available to participants.

Leadership Cadre Workshop

June 25-29, 2018 + Two Days in 2018-19 School Year

This professional development workshop is intended for all K-12 teachers, teacher leaders, specialists and anyone with an interest in improving mathematics education in the region. Participants in this workshop will

  • Increase content knowledge in mathematics through rigorous sense-making activities
  • Be a part of a community of teachers who are excited about mathematics education and want to share with and learn from others in the region
School or District Commitment
  • $500 registration fee and 2 days of release time during the 2018-19 school year
  • A commitment to support the teacher in improving mathematics instruction at the school or district
Participant Responsibilities
  • Full participation in the one-week institute and 2 days during the 2018-19 school year
  • A commitment to incorporate what is learned in the classroom
Leadership Team
  • Jeff Linder, Montecito Union School
  • Fawn Nguyen, Mesa Union School
  • Christopher Ograin, UCSB
A stipend of up to $250 and course credit through University Extension are available to participants.