Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

EDE 644 Mathematics Pedagogy In The Elementary School

3 lecture hours; 1 conference hour; 4 credits. A focus on expanding the teacher's pedagogical content knowledge to help children learn mathematics. Opportunities are provided for collaboration in designing and demonstrating instruction for varied learning objectives. Such activities serve as participatory models for classroom practice. Topics include theories of mathematics pedagogy, strategies that correlate with the theories, and tools to implement these strategies in classrooms. Prerequisite: EDE 643