Course Description

Actively involve students while aligning your classroom to the new math standards. Bring NCTM Principles and Standards for School Mathematics and new Common
Core State Standards into your classroom using real-life activities and projects. Develop activity-based lesson plans that match the learning goals identified by the math standards and integrate them across the curriculum. Engage in interesting real-world activities that can immediately be used in the classroom to teach all students.

Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
  • Create mathematics activities for middle and secondary students using the ideas, skills and strategies in the activities presented in this course.
  • Create an activity-based instructional unit.
  • Design lesson plans that align with CCSS and NCTM standards.
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Section Title
Creative Math: A Hands-On Approach to Teaching Mathematics
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Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition credit (3 units) $467.50
Available for Credit
3 Quarter Credits
Section Notes

This course is offered in collaboration with Adventures in Education

Course is self-paced. Completion time: up to one year from date of enrollment.

Refund Policy: Withdrawals submitted online through SPU within 7 days of enrollment will receive a 95% refund. Withdrawals received after that point will not receive a refund and no withdrawals will be accepted after the completion deadline for the course. Instructions on how to withdraw are located on our website under Students/Withdrawal and Refund Policies.

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