Teaching of Mathematics
A selection of topics not covered in Mathematicsy323, 324, or 325. Various teaching approaches andymethods are examined. Changes that are continuallyyoccurring in mathematics education are discussedyand appropriate techniques for the teaching ofymathematics in the public schools are presented,yincluding teaching from a constructivist point ofyview, becoming familiar with the vanHiele levelsyof learning geometry, observing master teachers,yand utilizing and integrating technology. Many ofythe ideas are examined from the viewpoint of theyNational Council of Teachers of Mathematics.yPrerequisite: Mathematics 323, 324, and 325,yenrolled in professional term, or permission.yOffered fall term.