Free Professional Development for Teachers at UBC

  • Date: 04/27/2019
Speaker(s):

James Tanton

Mathematician at Large and Ambassador for the Mathematical Association of America in Washington D.C. 

Location: 

SWING building room 221 University of British Columbia

Topic: 

“Exploding Dots: A Journey from the Beginnings of Arithmetic to Infinite Series” by James Tanton

Description: 

In this workshop teachers will learn a new and effective method for teaching the concept of place value and all the arithmetic operations with numbers. They will experience mathematics as meaningful, coherent and beautiful and will leave inspired to bring the joy of learning mathematics to their own classes.

 

 

Register here.

Schedule:

Workshop: 3:00 – 4:45

Organizers: 

Melania Alvarez

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For map and directions click here.

 

If you are planning to attend please RSVP here and specify how many will be attending. Seating is limited.

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