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Everyday Mathematics 2012-2013 School Year New-User Workshops

Grades K-5 and Special Education

The University of Chicago Center for Elementary Mathematics and Science Education (CEMSE), the institutional home of the authors of Everyday Mathematics, will be offering Everyday Mathematics workshops for new users.

These sessions are intended for teachers who are either:

  • new to Everyday Mathematics or
  • teaching a new grade level of the curriculum.

There will be a total of two sessions throughout the year:

New User Sessions
Saturday, November 3, 2012 – Day 2 of 4
Saturday, February 2, 2013 – Day 3 of 4

Everyday Mathematics Kindergarten-Grade 5

These are continuing sessions for New Users K-5 of Everyday Mathematics, with an emphasis on components, routines, management tips, manipulative use, classroom organization, games, assessment, differentiation, pedagogy, and math content, within the context of upcoming units. We will also be discussing preparing students for Common Core State Standards and ISATs, as well as Everyday Mathematics technology resources.

Everyday Mathematics Special Education Grades K–5

These are continuing sessions focused on providing Special Education K-5 teachers with strategies to differentiate instruction, management tips, classroom organization, games, and assessment.

Stowe Elementary School
3444 West Wabansia Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647

Breakfast - 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Workshop - 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The cost of each one-day session is $100.00 per participant. The price includes a light breakfast and lunch.

All grade level sessions are limited to 35 participants. A minimum of 15 participants is needed for each grade level session or the session will be cancelled. If a session is cancelled you will receive a full refund. CPDUs will be awarded upon completion. Credit Card payment is the only payment option. We are unable to accept POs or checks.

Questions about the workshops: Contact Denise Porter, CEMSE Director of School Support Services, at porterd@uchicago.edu or call 773-834-0060.

Questions about registration: Contact Dianne Zazycki at cstemec@gmail.com or call 312.355.0024.

To register, please visit the following links:

Session 2 of 4: Saturday, November 3, 2012

Session 3 of 4: Saturday, February 2, 2013

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