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Subject:   Free Sketchpad 5 Calculus Webinar May 17 or 18
Author: stek
Date: May 3 2010
I'll be presenting a Key-sponsored Sketchpad 5 Calculus Webinar in two weeks.
In case folks is interested, I've posted the info below.

-Scott
 
Title:
What’s the Limit?
Teach Derivatives and Antiderivatives Using The Geometer’s Sketchpad
Presented by Scott Steketee
 
· Learn how you can use dynamic features of Sketchpad 5 to develop the concepts
of derivatives and antiderivatives and reinforce the concept of limit.
· The resulting interactive sketches can stimulate a lively mathematical
discussion.
· The constructions are simple enough that you can challenge your students to
create them from scratch, developing their sense of ownership of the
mathematics.
 
When: Monday, May 17 at  4:00 p.m. EST
Duration: 1 hour
Register for May 17 webinar: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/324453163

 
When: Tuesday, May 18 at 7:00 p.m. EST
Duration: 1 hour
Register for May 18 webinar: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/815651898
 
Not a calculus teacher?
We’ll be offering future webinars on other topics.
 
Scott Steketee is a graduate of Harvard College and holds master's degrees in
mathematics education and in computer science. He taught secondary mathematics
and computer science in Philadelphia for 18 years, receiving the district's
Teacher of Excellence award.
 
Since 1992, he has worked on Sketchpad software development, curriculum
development, and professional development for Key Curriculum Press and KCP
Technologies. He is also an Adjunct Instructor of Secondary Math Methods in the
Teacher Education Program at the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of
Education.

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