Math. for Elementary Teachers
This course explores mathematics for elementary and middle grades teachers. Topics include sets, functions, logic, numeration, algorithms for basic computation, integers, rational numbers and their application, algebra concepts, probability and statistics. The course also introduces the NCTM standards and the Nebraska content standards for K-12 students. Upon successful completion, students will be able to present mathematics from a problem-solving perspective and integrate exploration and communication as methods of presenting mathematics to elementary and middle grades students. Prerequisite: Junior standing or permission. Offered fall term.