Frances Agro, JUMP Math's Manager of Outreach and Teacher Support for Ontario, will deliver our workshops in the province. Benefit from Frances' seven years of experience using JUMP Math in the classroom, special education, and tutoring environments as well as her extensive knowledge of supporting research.
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, you 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
Date: Saturday January 23, 2016 (click on date to register)
Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Eastern Time
Location: Toronto, ON - Ryerson University, International Room, 240 Jarvis Street (map)
Cost: $80* plus GST per participant
*Special offer: $20 per participant registration for student and first year teachers. Please contact Noreen McLean for details and registration.
Books (one set per participant) are available until Thursday January 21, 2016 and must be ordered at time of registration. No books will be sold at the workshop.
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Pacific Time
Venue: Williams Lake, BC - Sacred Heart Catholic School, 455 Pigeon Avenue (map)
Cost: $80 plus GST per participant - See more at: http://www.jumpmath.org/jump/en/pd_british_columbia#sthash.I2CENQ3r.dpuf
NOTE: How to Reach and Teach Every Child (Introduction) is also available as a series of webinars.
JUMP Math 2-Day workshops are designed to give participants a deeper understanding of how to teach math effectively.
You can also browse our calendar for a full list of training sessions and 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, One Yonge Street, Suite 1014, Toronto, ON M5E 1E5. Please do not bring your cheque to the workshop.
For your convenience, JUMP Math PD sessions for How to Reach and Teach Every Child (Introduction) are available as a series of webinars. You can also browse our calendar for a full list of training sessions and institutes.
Want a PD Session in Your Community?
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 for more details.
Professional Development Certificates
Professional development certificates are available to participants upon request. Please contact Noreen McLean to make arrangements.