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Online Professional Development Training – Back-2-School with Math

Give Teachers the Strategies, Tips, & Tools for Math Instruction & Routines to Improve Student Success

August 4 • August 5 • August 29 • August 31

This information-packed online Professional Development opportunity offers strategies that are more suitable and more effective methods than traditional math drills. Registrants will receive 1.5 Hours of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) provided by Marshall Cavendish Institute.

It’s almost that time of year! As students are preparing for back-to-school this Fall, how are you preparing? Join our Online Professional Development Training to discover the Math strategies on planning a successful school year for students, and parent involvement using the Singapore Math® approach. During the training, you will:

  • Hear directly from Math authors Genevieve Collura & Jessica Kaminski
  • Learn how to prepare and plan for Math for the school year
  • Explore strategies and tips for setting up Math routines that will help to improve learning and have a productive new school year
  • Discover the Singapore Math® approach and Mathematical Practice Standards
  • Learn how to set-up classrooms to support Concrete-Pictorial-Abstract (CPA) learning
  • Hear about things to do during the first week – addressing behaviors, charts, fluidity in the classroom with partner/groupwork, etc.
  • Learn how to support a Child-Centered Classroom vs. a Teacher-Centered Classroom
  • Develop an understanding on teaching Kids How to Talk about math and how to support that strategy throughout the year
  • Explore different levels of questions (Grade-level specific to support ELLs, struggling, on-target, and advanced learners)
  • Moving forward with math – thinking of centers, vocabulary word walls, etc.
  • Receive the full recording – If you are unable to attend the PD training during the dates and times listed, please complete registration to receive the full recorded training video.

Registrants will receive 1.5 Hours of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) provided by Marshall Cavendish Institute.

View the trainings today using the links below! Fee: $249.

Grades K-2 Trainings:

 

Grades 3-5 Trainings:

 

Presenters:

Genevieve Collura (Grades K-2 Trainings) – As an elementary teacher for nine years, Genevieve Collura now works as a school-based instructional coach. Genevieve also trains teachers and administrators in K-8 classrooms and institutes across the U.S., facilitating the implementation of the successful Singaporean instructional approach at the core of the Math in Focus curriculum.

Jessica Kaminski (Grades 3-5 Trainings) started her 7-year teaching career in 2005 working with elementary students – 4 of those years were spent at one of the top magnet schools in the U.S. where she utilized Understanding by Design to create meaningful learning experiences for different learners. Jessica has served over 50 districts across the U.S. with Math in Focus® using Singaporean pedagogy and practice. She has coached teachers, parents, and administrators in grades K-8 and has modeled lessons in many classrooms. She has presented at the Math in Focus Trainer Institute and serves as the Digital Solutions Specialist.

Moderator: 
Hoover Herrera has background in public and private sectors, and worked with Newark Public Schools, as a teacher, math tutor and coach, master teacher and coordinator. He currently delivers PD as a Singapore Math® trainer in English and Spanish by providing strategies around the Singaporean teaching philosophy and pedagogy.

Questions?

Registration by Phone & Payment Information: Norma Palazzo at 914-332-8888 Ext. 337 or customerservice@marshallcavendish.com

Training Details & Content: Nisa Torres, 914-332-8888 Ext. 338 or ntorres@marshallcavendish.com

Toll-free phone number: 800-821-9881