## Mathematics Instruction Colloquium## ObjectiveThe UA Mathematics Instruction Colloquium is a forum for presentations and discussions of topics related to the teaching of mathematics at all levels, from elementary/secondary to the UA's entry-level sequence and beyond. The colloquium is an open forum; the public is invited to attend. Participants and attendees have included faculty and students from the UA's mathematics, applied mathematics, and mathematics education programs, as well as teachers and administrators from the Tucson Unified School District. ## Location and TimeThe colloquium is typically held on Click here to see the upcoming talk. You may click the title of any talk below to view its full abstract. ## Schedule of Colloquia - Fall 2008- Tuesday, August 26, 2008
- Organizational Meeting: All are invited
- Tuesday, September 2, 2008
- (no schedule)
- Tuesday, September 9, 2008 --- Gould Simpson 849
**Dr. Carol Robinson**, Assistant Director (Teaching and Learning) Mathematics Education Centre, Loughborough University, United Kingdom Mathmatics Teaching in UK Universities- Tuesday, September 16, 2008
**Dr. Nathan Carlson**, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona The Tucson Teachers' Circle at One Year- Tuesday, September 23, 2008 --- Mathematics East 141
**Robert Schmidt**, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona Utilizing the SMART Board for Mathematics Education- Tuesday, September 30, 2008 --- Gould Simpson 849
**Dr. Linda Simonsen**, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona Distance Learning: Budget Panacea or Authentic Learning?- Tuesday, October 7, 2008
**Bruce MacMillan**, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona Modeling Projectile Motion- Tuesday, October 14, 2008 --- Gould Simpson 849
**Dr. William McCallum**, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona What should the new required fourth year of high school math look like?- Tuesday, October 21, 2008 --- Math 101
**Kimberly Gray**, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona Geogebra- Tuesday, October 28, 2008 --- Gould Simpson 849
**Dr. Walter Piegorsch**, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona Understanding the Statistics Behind Voting Polls- Tuesday, November 4, 2008 --- Gould Simpson 849
**Dr. Caroline Wright**, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona Math Education Standards in Georgia- Tuesday, November 18, 2008 --- Gould Simpson 849
**Dr. Elizabeth Arnot-Hopffer**, Assistant Director of Tucson GEAR UP
**Victor Mercado**, M.Ed., Sunnyside HS College Coach
**Crystal Bartels**, UA PhD student and Mathematics Specialist for Tucson GEAR UP Culturally Relevant Pedagogy: Teaching Mathematics Through Mariachi Music- Tuesday, November 25, 2008 --- Gould Simpson 849
**Dr. William Y Vélez (WYZ)**, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona Increasing the number of mathematics majors- Tuesday, December 2, 2008 --- Gould Simpson 849
**Dr. Bruce Bayly**, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona The Mathematics Factory: Vision for a Mobile Outreach Program- Tuesday, December 9, 2008 --- Gould Simpson 849
**Tina Deember**and**Dr. Stephen Gagola**, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona
**How students prepare for exams**
## Affiliations- TPD: Teaching Postdoc at University of Arizona
- IME: Institute for Mathematics & Education
- CRR: Center for Recruitment and Retention of Mathematics Teachers
- TTC: The Tucson Teachers' Circle
Last updated: December 5, 2008 |