Teaching Mathematics with Technology

Professor Hlas
hlascs (@) uwec.edu
Hibbard 530

Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
—Arthur C Clarke

Course Information

"The mathematics and computer science program shall include competencies in both subcategories" (PI 34). To achieve this goal, we will use project-based learning to explore technology representations designed to help students understand mathematical concepts and procedures. These technologies will likely include:

More course information is available on D2L.

Structure

Required Materials

  1. Growth mindset!
  2. Common Core State Standards-Math
  3. Graphing calculator (TI-84 recommended)

Recommendations

  1. Bring your own internet-connected device.
  2. Attend the annual WMC conference (in spring!)
  3. Join professional organizations (look for student memberships):
  4. Become a Math Lab tutor
  5. Follow mathematics teacher blogs