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
NOTE: THERE WILL BE A PRICE INCREASE FOR THE WORKSHOPS AS OF MAY 23, 2016 - SO REGISTER EARLY
Date: Wednesday, August 31, 2016 (click on date to register)
Time: 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Eastern time
Location: Thunder Bay, ON - Thunder Bay Christian School, 37 Cooper Road (map)
Cost: $80 plus GST per participant (price increase as of May 23, 2016- $86.40)
*Special offer: $20 per participant registration for student and first year teachers. Please contact Noreen McLean (firstname.lastname@example.org) for details and registration
Books (one set per participant) are available until Friday August 26, 2016 and must be ordered at time of registration. No books will be sold at the workshop.
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. Please click here for more information on our 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.
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.