(3 credits/45 hours) In-serivce credits only
I’ve got 99 problems…and Counting!: Math Problem Solving Strategies to get your K-12 Mathematicians Thinking Critically
New Class for SUMMER 2022
ON-LINE (3 credits/45 hours)
In-Service Credit only
Instructor: Jessica Armbruster firstname.lastname@example.org
Course Description: When students are stuck with a math problem what do you want them to do? Students need exposure to multiple math problem solving solving strategies if we want them to utilize a variety of them when they are stuck. This course will explore different problem solving strategies that students in all age groups can utilize, including mental math and critical thinking approaches to problem solving. Teachers will be able to engage their students in all aspects of the problem solving process. Topics covered include categories of Problem Solving Strategies, Matching the strategy to the learner, and benefits of multiple strategy usage in the classroom. This course welcomes educators of grades K-12!