Course DescriptionIntroduce participants to a broad range of TI-83Plus and TI-84Plus family of graphing calculator functionalities. Gain confidence using graphing technology and learn to
incorporate handheld technology in teaching mathematics. Methods align with the NCTM Principles and Standards for School Mathematics and Common Core State Standards. Engage in interesting hands-on activities you can immediately use to teach all students. No previous calculator experience necessary.
Learner OutcomesUpon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate proficiency in the use of the TI-83Plus and TI-84 Plus family of graphing calculators and TI-Connect for teaching and learning mathematics.
- Create mathematics activities for secondary students using the ideas, skills and strategies in the activities presented in this course.
- Create an instructional unit incorporating use of graphing technology.
- Design lesson plans that align with CCSS and Multiple Intelligences.