The MCEA Math Minor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. DeAnn Huinker Kevin McLeod University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Mathematical Preparation for Middle School Teachers of Mathematics: A Wisconsin Concern October 5-6, 2007 Wintergreen Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI.
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Mathematical Preparation for Middle School Teachers of Mathematics: A Wisconsin Concern
October 5-6, 2007
Wintergreen Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI
This material is based upon work by the Milwaukee Mathematics Partnership (MMP) support by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 0314898. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Foundation.
Required of all MCEA students:
2 content area minors, 18 credits each
Prospective middle grades teachers of mathematics should be required to take at least 21 semester hours of mathematics, that includes at least 12 semester hours on fundamental ideas of school mathematics appropriate for middle grades teachers.
Need: Teachers of mathematics who are underprepared and want to learn.
Offered math focus courses to teachers
Challenge: AddingDPI licensure