Math Place Online: Algebra
is a free online course for teachers and parents who feel that they never understood algebra. In this course participants will learn to solve and graph algebraic equations and use algebra for problem solving. Each week participants learn by watching videos, completing assignments, and communicating online and in live sessions with math learners and teacher experts. Through this experience participants will gain deep understanding of the fundamentals of algebra and gain experience that will enable them to help others learn algebra.
February 28 through April 25th (no session March 28)
Thursdays, 5 - 6:30pm
Instructor: Barbara Dubitsky is a faculty member in the Mathematics Leadership Department at Bank Street College. Recently, she co-presented The math place online: A model for synchronous teaching spaces to foster math learning for K-8 teachers and parents at the International Conference on Online Learning. The Sloan Consortium, Orlando, FL. (2012). Read more...