Brandywine August 2018 Workshop

We are happy to announce that we are offering a 3-day workshop at Penn State Brandywine in Media PA.  Participation is free, and lunch is provided, but there are only 25 seats.  Participants will be chosen on a first-come-first-served basis.   Participants providing their PPID can earn 18 continuing education credits.  Workshops will run July 31 – August 2, 8:30am-3:30pm, with lunch provided each day.

The workshops will focus on math content from grades 5-8, and will be open to both newcomers to PMI and to those who have already participated in prior PMI workshops.  Topics to discuss include:

  • Making sense of decimals, negative numbers, rational numbers, and irrational numbers
  • Using ratios, proportions, and percentages flexibly to solve problems
  • Mathematical modeling with linear equations
  • Teaching through rich problems and discussion
  • Leveraging conceptual understanding to build procedural fluency
  • Unpacking the Standards of Mathematical Practice

Application below:

  • Applicant Details

  • Check each box below that describes your position. If you expect to take on additional duties within the next year or two, mark those as well.
  • Please use the full name of your school
  • Give the county of your district, not the one you live in.
  • By checking this box you are authorizing The Pennsylvania State University to release your educational record information to PDE for Act 48/Act 45 purposes only.
  • Workshop Details

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