Heartland Teacher's Math Circle

 
Heartland Math Teacher's Circle

MidAmerica Nazarene University invites math teachers to participate in continuing education workshop to rediscover the thrill of learning mathematics.

June 16-20, 2014
8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Monday-Thursday
8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Friday
Bell Cultural Event Center – Gilmore Room
MNU Campus, 
Olathe, Kansas

Questions?
Contact Mark Brown
mabrown@mnu.edu
913-971-3663

A Math Teachers’ Circle is a place where middle school math teachers and mathematicians come together to explore problem solving approaches with interesting and fun math problems and to share classroom experiences and success. During the week-long workshop, teachers will participate in a process of learning that puts the enjoyment back in mathematics through the investigation of intriguing problems. The Heartland Math Teachers’ Circle at MNU provides guidance and support for promoting critical thinking and problem solving in the classroom. Highlights from the 2013 Math Circle.

Cost: The cost of the institute is  $150.00 for early registration.  (lunches provided). For those interested in earning three hours of continuing education credit, the cost is an additional $270.00 for 3 credit hours ($90.00 per credit hour).

Teacher Take-Aways

  • Expand mathematical awareness and enrich problem-solving skills.
  • Create connections to the Common Core math standards.
  • Establish network of secondary math teachers.

Sponsored by: MidAmerica Nazarene Universtiy and Preparing Educators for Rural Kansas (PERK)

Registration for 2014 is now closed.

Contact the School of Teacher Education

Glenna Murray, Administrative Assistant: 913.971.3292

Pam Burrus, Teacher  Education Grant Administrator:
913.971.3528

Address
MidAmerica Nazarene University
Attn: Teacher Education Department
2030 East College Way
Olathe KS 66062-1899

Fax: 913.971.3002
Email:med@mnu.edu

Office Hours
8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

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