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Seminar on Teaching Mathematics

This seminar is organized jointly by the Math Department and the School of Education. For more information, or if you have suggestions or thoughts about the seminar or future speakers, please contact Gavin LaRose at glarose(at)umich(dot)edu

The seminar traditionally meets on occasional Mondays, 5:15-6:30pm, in East Hall 3096, as indicated in the schedule below. Some events are on non-standard days or in other rooms; these are specified in the schedule.

Previous semesters' seminar schedules may be found on the old seminar page.

The Mathematics Teaching Seminar was started in winter, 2002, to bring together faculty and students interested in problems of learning and teaching of mathematics. Over the years the seminar has scheduled outside speakers, and has also probed activities and projects here on our own campus. Recent themes considered by the seminar have included mathematical practices and how they might be assessed. This year we are looking broadly at "Inquiry" or "Interactive" learning: "IBL" broadly construed. We will look at what one might mean by this, where it is used and the evidence we may have for what it does.

This seminar will be appropriate for a range of interested faculty and students, whether they are engaged in research on mathematics instruction, interested in improving assessment and instruction, or seeking to understand students' learning and how teaching matters for learning.



Seminar List

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Date Speaker Seminar Title
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
Start: 11:30 AM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
Discussion
Teaching Mathematics LCIT Discussion

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Start: 12:00 PM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
Discussion
Teaching Mathematics LCIT Discussion

Thursday, March 14, 2019
Start: 2:30 PM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
Discussion
Teaching Mathematics LCIT Discussion

Tuesday, April 02, 2019
Start: 11:30 AM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
Discussion
Teaching Mathematics LCIT Discussion

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Discussion
Teaching Mathematics LCIT Discussion

Monday, May 20, 2019
Start: 10:00 AM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
LCIT Discussion
Teaching Mathematics Reading Group Meeting 1: Boaler chapters 1-4

Monday, June 03, 2019
Start: 10:00 AM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
LCIT Discussion
Teaching Mathematics Reading Group Meeting 2: Boaler chapters 5,6

Thursday, June 20, 2019
Start: 10:00 AM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
LCIT Discussion
Teaching Mathematics Reading Group Meeting 3: Boaler chapters 7-9

Monday, July 15, 2019
Start: 11:00 AM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
LCIT Discussion
Teaching Mathematics Reading Group Meeting 4: Hottinger chapters 1, 2

Friday, July 26, 2019
Start: 12:00 PM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
LCIT Discussion
Teaching Mathematics Reading Group Meeting 5: Hottinger chapters 3, 4

Monday, August 12, 2019
Start: 9:30 AM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
LCIT Discussion
Teaching Mathematics Reading Group Meeting 6: Hottinger chapters 5, 6

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Start: 11:30 AM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
LCIT Discussion
Teaching Mathematics Learning Community on Inclusive Teaching Discussion

Tuesday, October 01, 2019
Start: 11:30 AM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
LCIT Discussion
Teaching Mathematics Learning Community on Inclusive Teaching Discussion

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Start: 11:30 AM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
LCIT Discussion
Teaching Mathematics Learning Community on Inclusive Teaching Discussion

Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Start: 11:30 AM
Location: 4866 East Hall *
LCIT Discussion
Teaching Mathematics Learning Community on Inclusive Teaching Discussion

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