Mathematics Instruction Colloquium





Objective

The 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.

In the 2009-2010 academic year, the colloquium is being organized by Ji Li and Carrie Wright.

Location and Time

The colloquium is held on Tuesdays from 4:15 - 5:15 p.m, in either Gould Simpson 849 or Mathematics 501.

To all speakers

Please send your title and abstract to Ji Li. Please do not post your abstract at the department weekly news page. Thank you for your corporation.



Schedule of Colloquia - Fall 2009


You may click the title of any talk below to view its full abstract.

Tuesday, August 25, 2009 --- Math East 143
Organizational Meeting: All are invited.
Tuesday, September 8, 2009 --- Gould Simpson 849
William McCallum, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona
Panel Discussion About Teaching Calculus
Tuesday, September 15, 2009 --- Gould Simpson 849
Joseph Watkins, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona
Calculus Based Statistics
Tuesday, September 22, 2009 --- Gould Simpson 849
Frederick Stevenson, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona
An Exploratory Problem
Tuesday, September 29, 2009 --- Gould Simpson 849
Linda Simonsen, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona
Open discussion about online learning
Tuesday, October 6, 2009 --- Gould Simpson 849
Andrea Young, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona
Improv for the mathematics instructor
Tuesday, October 13, 2009 --- Gould Simpson 849
Jennifer Eli, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona
Exploring the Web of Connections
Tuesday, October 27, 2009 --- Gould Simpson 849
Cheryl Ekstrom, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona
IT'S ALIVE!!!! The First Large-Lecture Business Math Class
Tuesday, November 3, 2009 --- Gould Simpson 849
Tevian Dray, Department of Mathematics, Oregon State University
BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN MATHEMATICS AND THE PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Tuesday, November 10, 2009 --- Gould Simpson 849
Corinne A. Manogue, Department of Physics, Oregon State University
Envisioning Curriculum Reform
Tuesday, November 17, 2009 --- Gould Simpson 849
Thomas F. Banchoff, Department of Mathematics, Brown University
Internet-Based Teaching and Learning in Calculus and Geometry
Tuesday, November 24, 2009 --- Gould Simpson 849
Jing Long Hoelscher, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona
Using Group-Projects in Calculus
Tuesday, December 1, 2009 --- Gould Simpson 849
Matthew Thomas, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona
Reflections on the Math Circle

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Last updated: November 18, 2009
comments or suggestions to: Ji Li or Carrie Wright