CHATHAM, N.J., June 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Educators in the Tri-State area and across the United States will have an opportunity to participate in the Singapore Math Summer Institute and take advantage of many exciting events that New York City offers to its visitors.
These newly designed Singapore Math professional development workshops will help educators to gain the mathematical content knowledge, which is necessary to teach Primary Mathematics, Math in Focus, Eureka Math and other elementary math curricula effectively. The breakout sessions for K-2 and Grade 3-5 teachers will focus on developing knowledge in the following areas: number sense, fluency with games and activities, problem-solving with math journals and boards, geometry and measurement, multiplication and division, fractions, and advanced bar modeling.
These newly designed workshops will introduce the unique math fact fluency card manipulatives based on the Concrete-Pictorial-Abstract pedagogy on which Singapore Math is founded. These seminars offer practical teaching strategies for developing student fluency of math facts, mental math and will preview companion manipulatives that teachers will be able to use with their students immediately.
Participants will learn: new games & activities for developing student mastery of math facts, strategies for increasing mental math skills, visualization techniques for developing cardinality of numbers, differentiating instruction with a wealth of math activities, implementing game centers with the new manipulatives and formatively assessing students with easy-to-use assessment rubrics.
Early bird registrants will get special benefits of receiving one complimentary set of the newly designed math fact fluency cards and math journals that focus on developing problems-solving abilities and computational mastery in elementary mathematics. Additionally, presenters will be available during the seminar to answer questions and discuss individual needs of teachers that are related to differentiation and implementation of their K-5 math programs.
Suggested audience: K-5 teachers, special education teachers, teaching assistants, administrators and math specialists.
Location and Dates:
August 21 & 22, 2017 – Hilton Garden Inn Park Avenue, 45 East 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016.
Early Bird Discounted Registration of $550 is available through June 15th, 2017. A registration fee of $55 will be added to the cost of seminars, starting June 16th, 2017.
All workshops are scheduled from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm. Space is limited to 30 participants in each workshop. Fee includes lunch & personalized certificate of participation.
Purchase Orders from schools are accepted.
East West Math LLC is an educational consulting company that specializes in the Singapore Math® and Lesson Study professional development services. East West Math LLC 's team of experts provides high quality professional development in Primary Mathematics, Math in Focus, Sansu Math and other K-8 math curricula to many schools and districts across the United States.
For more information and registration please visit www.eastwestmath.com
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