Pre-AP High School Math: Algebra 2/Precalculus - Three years or less experience in Pre-AP.
This four day workshop will focus on preparing students for AP or college classes. Teachers will work on the following topics.
• Exploring rigor - interesting, challenging, quality - not quantity
• Build, strengthen, and reinforce knowledge and skills
• Instructing and assessing with a multi-representational approach
• Modeling assessment after AP Calculus problems
• Synthesizing skills in a novel context
• Intensive look at course material
• Writing in a math class: Justifying and explaining mathematical reasoning
• Encouraging “math-talk” or academic conversation
• Encouraging students to “grapple&