9 April, 2010
Volume 15 No. 15

In This Issue

NCTM Meet and Greet: Drexel Online Master's Degree

Math Forum Probability Workshop

Math Forum Handouts from T3 Atlanta


Online PD

PoW Class Membership: ... Effective Implementation

The Math Forum's Problem Solving Process

Teaching Math with the Problems of the Week

Differentiated Math Instruction: Using Rich Problems to Reach All Learners

Problem Solving in Geometry and Measurement, Course 1

Problem Solving in Geometry and Measurement, Course 2

Moving Students from Arithmetic to Algebra

Resources & Strategies for Effective Math in Context (MiC) Implementation, Courses 1, 2, 3, and 4

Problem Solving Strategies


Free Online

Tools for Building Math Concepts

Using Technology and Problem Solving to Build Algebraic Reasoning

For PA teachers preparing for the Praxis II:
Moving to Mathematics, a series of online courses


NCTM Meet and Greet: Drexel Online Master's Degree


Learn more about Drexel University's Online Master's Degree in Mathematics Learning and Teaching at the upcoming NCTM conference, in the Exhibit Hall, booth 337.

  • Thursday, April 22 at 2:30 PM
  • Friday, April 23 at 10:00 AM

Join Dr. Jason Silverman, Program Director of the Mathematics Learning and Teaching program, for an overview of our innovative online master's degree and certificate programs. These programs bring together the best of the Math Forum's 20 years of experience in online mathematics education and teacher preparation with the expertise of Drexel's nationally ranked School of Education, a leading provider of online teacher professional development.

Math Forum Probability Workshop


Registration is now open for the Math Forum's online professional development workshop, "Technology Tools for Thinking and Reasoning about Probability." Investigate middle school probability topics through exploration of the Math Tools digital library and software tools that contribute to mathematical understanding, problem solving, reflection, and discussion.

The workshop is open to all teachers and tutors working with students in 5th - 9th grades, and will take place May 6 - June 16, 2010.

  • use online collaborative learning tools and the extensive resources and experience of the Math Forum community
  • experience the flexibility of anytime, anywhere online learning
  • become accustomed to an online professional development environment

Participants earn a $25 discount applicable to any of our online PD courses with the Math Forum @ Drexel. Those who complete the workshop can earn 1.5 Continuing Education credits (fifteen contact hours) from Drexel University.

See the web site for more information and registration details.

Math Forum Handouts from T3 Atlanta


Did you miss us in the booth area or during our sessions at the recent T3 International conference in Atlanta? Maybe you did find us but you would like copies of our handouts? Feel free to access the printed matter (in PDF format) distributed during the conference, including information on our Professional Development program and samples from our Problems of the Week program.

For more information on our sessions or the conference in general, see



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