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MATH EDUCATOR WORKSHOP
WVU TECH
July 6 - 10, 2015
This professional development workshop is open to high school teachers who teach ninth and/or
tenth grade mathematics in Nicholas, Kanawha or Raleigh counties in West Virginia.
About the workshop:
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You will receive training on project-based learning to employ projects closely associated with
real-world applications to facilitate abstract mathematic concepts.
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Sample engineering projects mapped to WV new math standards will be demonstrated and
training on pedagogical tools will be provided.
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After the workshop, year-around technical support will be provided to assist participants with
project-based learning implementation.
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Each participant will receive a $1,050 stipend.
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Each participant will also receive $500 to purchase equipment/software/supplies to implement
project based learning in his/her classroom.
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Free lodging or travel stipends of up to $25 per day are available upon request for those who
qualify.
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Complimentary breakfast and lunch will be served.
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Three professional development hours will be offered.
Workshop instructors are faculty from:
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West Virginia University Institute of Technology
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West Virginia University
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West Virginia State University
For more information:
Contact Dr. Afrin Naz at 304.442.3161, 469.222.5027 or [email protected]
APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER MAY 1, 2015.
For the online application and more information, visit wvutech.edu.