ESC 432: Teaching Mathematics in Middle and High School.
3 hours, lecture; 2 hours, lab; 4 credits; 30 hours fieldwork required. Introduction to methods and materials for teaching mathematics in middle and high school, overview of curriculum, current standards, lesson planning; instructional strategies, uses of technology, problem solving; assessment, inclusion of special student populations, and literacy development in mathematics. PREREQ: A cumulative index of 3.0 or better in ESC 301, 302, 409, 429; completion at least 50 percent of the credits in the student's major, with a minimum 2.7 cumulative GPA; submission of scores on the New York State LAST examination to the Division of Education Office.
Last modified: 5/13/2013