When

Friday, May 11, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM CDT
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Where

Capitol West Academy 
3939 N. 88th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53222
 

 
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Contact

Jeanne Rhodes 
CESA #1 
262-787-9500 ext. 9563 
jrhodes@cesa1.k12.wi.us 
 

Teaching the Tough Topics
Presenter: Greg Tang 

Are you ready to tackle and teach the topics kids struggle with most? Greg Tang’s workshop for grade 1-6 teachers focuses on critical concepts that are barriers to student success. Topics include:

  1. Number sense & estimation
  2. Fact & procedural fluency
  3. Place value & rounding
  4. Fractions & decimals
  5. Multistep word problems

We will explore why students are having trouble, what gaps need to be filled, and which teaching methods are most effective. Greg will also show you cleverly-designed math centers that reinforce key concepts and give kids the repetition and practice they need. This is one workshop you won't want to miss!

Presenter: Greg Tang

 Greg Tang is the NY Times best-selling author of a series of math picture books   from Scholastic that includes The Grapes of Math, Math-terpieces, and the Gold   Medal eBook Math Appeal. He is the inventor of the popular math game   Kakooma® and creator of GregTangMath.com.

 Greg is a featured speaker at math, reading and technology conferences and
 since 2001 has done more than 3,000 workshops, conferences and school visits.

 Greg earned B.A. and M.A. degrees in Economics from Harvard and an M.A.   degree in Math Education from New York University.

 

There is no fee for CESA #1 Title I districts or 2r charter schools. However, please register so we can plan for food, space, etc. For those outside of CESA #1, the fee is $149/person.


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Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA): CESA #1 will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities attending our workshops or events.  If you require accommodations, please contact the workshop coordinator for that event.