Wabash Valley Education Center

*Problem Solving Strategies for the Elementary MATH Classroom

Not sure what to do beyond the traditional algorithms and the story problems at the end of each chapter in your textbook? This workshop introduces participants to 14 different types of problems used in elementary mathematics. Participants will learn how to construct these problems and link them to grade level standards. In addition, a variety of strategies students should be learning to solve these problems will be introduced.

 

Participants will leave with:

  • A better understanding of the 14 different types of problems students will encounter on state assessments.
  • Learn critical strategies students should be learning to solve rigorous math problems.

  • Strategies for constructing high quality, rigorous math problems and experiences for your students. 

 

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Details

Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (Lunch on your own)
Cost: $125.00
Location: Wabash Valley Education Center


Presenting

Ryan Flessner is an Associate Professor of Teacher Education at Butler University.  Prior to this, he taught elementary school in Indianapolis, New York City, and Madison, Wisconsin.  His teaching and research interests include math education, teacher education, practitioner inquiry, and issues of equity, diversity, and social justice.



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Cancellation Policy

WVEC CANCELLATION POLICY:
* Registrants who notify WVEC of their cancellation on or before the registration deadline date will not be required to pay the registration fee.
* Registrants who cancel after the registration deadline but before the workshop date or call to cancel on the day of the workshop will pay 50% of the registration fee.
* Registrants who neglect to call or notify the WVEC of their cancellation will be responsible for paying the full fee.
* On official school corporation weather-related cancellation days, registrants will not be required to pay registration fees.

*Cost of all workshops are based on membership in an Indiana ESC. Any registrants who are not members of an ESC in the state of Indiana will be required to pay the non-member fee of twice the amount of the workshop cost.

 


 

 

 

 


Location
Wabash Valley Education Center

3061 Benton Street
West Lafayette, IN 47906

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Wabash Valley Education Center
3061 Benton Street
West Lafayette, IN 47906
765-463-1589