Weekly Math Education/Teaching

2019-2020 academic year (Fall and Spring) 3:30 to 4:30 pm in AEB 310



Spring, 2020

Date Speaker
January 10 by Tracy Dobie
January 17
January 24 "Innovative Assessments" by Spencer Bagley
January 31 "" workshop (WITH PHYSICS)
February 7
February 14
February 21 "" workshop (WITH PHYSICS)
February 28
March 6
March 13
March 20 "" workshop (WITH PHYSICS)
March 27 "Intervening with Distressed Students" workshop with the U of U Counseling Center and Dean of Students
April 3
April 10 "" Workshop (WITH PHYSICS)
April 17


Fall, 2019

Date Speaker
August 23 "First Day Case Study" workshop led by Kelly MacArthur, using materials from CoMiNDs research
August 30 "Teacher Moves that Promote Mathematical Learning" by Ray Barton
September 6 "U TEACH: Self-Reflection and Improvement" workshop (WITH PHYSICS)
September 13 "Kids These Days: A Tour of the Modern K-12 Mathematics Classroom" by Amanda Cangelosi
September 20 " 'Maybe': Naming Our Assumptions to Be Better Teachers" by Jess Cleeves
September 27 "Facilitating Effective Group Work" workshop (WITH PHYSICS)
October 4 "Changing Sections Case Study" workshop led by Kelly MacArthur, using materials from CoMiNDs research
October 11 Fall Break--no seminar
October 18 "Inclusive teaching: a living oxymoron POV" by Allechar Serrano Lopez
October 25 "Bias and Micro-aggressions workshop" with Liz Rogers and Ella Blanchard (WITH PHYSICS)
November 1 "Calculus--a Study of Continuous Change" by Matt Cecil
November 8 "A brief and illuminating sales pitch for MAA’s Project NExT" Spencer Bagley
November 15 CANCELLED--Kelly's at a conference
November 22 "Snippets of Excellent Teaching" Workshop (WITH PHYSICS)
November 29 Thanksgiving--no seminar
December Reading Day--no seminar