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Does anyone offer PreAlgebra?
Posted:
Feb 12, 2008 11:38 AM



Our district is looking in to the possibility of offering PreAlgebra to 9th graders that need some extra time with Algebra content/skills before tackling Algebra.
We were wondering if other districts offered PreAlgebra? If you do  how do you determine which students take PreAlgebra vs. Algebra? Does NYS recognize PreAlgebra as a creditbearing course towards graduation requirements?
Instead of PreAlgebra are there some districts that are offering Algebra over 2 years?
Thanks for the feedback! Leslie
Leslie Good K12 Math Department Chairperson Penfield Central School District <div> </div> <div>Our district is looking in to the possibility of offering PreAlgebra to 9th graders that need some extra time with Algebra content/skills before tackling Algebra. </div> <div> </div> <div>We were wondering if other districts offered PreAlgebra? If you do  how do you determine which students take PreAlgebra vs. Algebra? Does NYS recognize PreAlgebra as a creditbearing course towards graduation requirements?</div>
<div> </div> <div>Instead of PreAlgebra are there some districts that are offering Algebra over 2 years?</div> <div> </div> <div>Thanks for the feedback!</div> <div>Leslie</div> <div> </div> <div>Leslie Good</div> <div>K12 Math Department Chairperson</div> <div>Penfield Central School District</div>



