PD British Columbia

Introduction | 2-Day Workshop | Information

 

JUMP Math workshops in B.C. will be led by Liz Barrett, our Manager of Teacher Support and First Nations Outreach. Liz has been working with JUMP Math for many years and is passionate about working with teachers, parents and tutors, especially those from First Nations communities. She is extremely knowledgeable and passionate about JUMP Math and its effect upon not only students but also teachers and parents. Liz is more than willing to spend time answering your questions and guiding you in the right direction.

If you wish to implement the JUMP Math program effectively, we strongly recommend that you attend a training session.

 

How to Reach and Teach Every Child (Introduction)

Focus Audience: Teachers of Grades 1–8, Learning Assistance Specialists, and EAs with little or no experience with JUMP Math.

JUMP Math’s Professional Development (PD) session is designed to give you the tools and skills to effectively implement the program in your classroom or school.  In this workshop participants will:

  • Learn about the JUMP Math program, its philosophy and development
  • Examine their own comfort levels with mathematics and mathematics teaching
  • Discuss the importance of teachers' mathematical knowledge
  • Observe and critique a JUMP Math lesson
  • Become familiar with JUMP Math's teacher and student materials
  • Learn about anticipating ‘pitfalls’, task analysis and other JUMP Math teaching strategies
  • Discuss practical strategies
  • Have opportunities to share ideas and network with colleagues
  • Including an introduction to the Smart Lesson Materials

Workshop Dates - Click on date to register.

Friday August 15, 2014
Kelowna, BC - Univeristy of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus Library, 3287 University Way, Room 304 (map)
Time:  9:00 am - 3:00 pm PacificTime
Cost:  $80 plus HST .Note: One Grade specific 2 book set and/or Teacher Resource available at time of registration up until August 7 at noon
JUMP Math trainer's travel generously sponsored by Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences

 

Tuesday September 2, 2014
Old Massett, BC - Chief Matthews School, 349 Eagle Avenue (map)
Time:  9:00 am - 3:00 pm PacificTime
Cost:  $80 plus HST .Note: One Grade specific 2 book set and/or Teacher Resource available at time of registration up until August 25 at noon -

 

2-Day Workshops

JUMP Math presents an intensive two-day workshop designed to give participants a deeper understanding of how to teach math effectively.  One Set of Grade Specific Assessment and Practice Books are INCLUDED with the Registration Fee.  

CLICK HERE FOR A DESCRIPTION AND TO REGISTER

NOTE:  JUMP Math PD sessions for How to Reach and Teach Every Child (Introduction) are also available as a series of webinars.

Please click here for more INFORMATION on Webinars

 

Discounts and Payment

When you register, you have the opportunity to order one set of grade-specific student Assessment and Practice books at the discounted price of $14 plus GST and one printed, binder-ready version of a grade-specific Teacher Resource package at the discounted price of $65 plus GST.  This discount is only available up to one week before the workshop.

We recommend that you pay online when you register. However, if you do pay by cheque, please indicate which workshop you are attending and MAIL it to:  JUMP Math, 1 Yonge Street, Suite 1006, Toronto, ON M5E 1E5. Please do not bring your cheque to the workshop.

 

 

You can also browse our calendar for a full slate of training sessions and webinars.

Webinars

For your convenience, JUMP Math PD sessions for Level 1, Level 2 and special education are available as a series of webinars.

You can also browse our calendar for a full slate of training sessions and webinars.

 

Want a PD Session in Your Community?

For more information about upcoming PD opportunities in B.C., please contact Liz Barrett at liz.barrett@jumpmath.org.

If there is sufficient interest in your school district, arrangements can be made to have a JUMP Math facilitator deliver professional development to your group. Prices vary according to location and number of teachers. Please contact Noreen McLean, Office Manager, for more details.

 

Professional Development Certificates

Professional development certificates are available to participants upon request. Please contact Noreen McLean to make arrangements.

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