Oklahoma Math: Project-Based Learning Webinar

Telannia Norfar will host the monthly math webinar on Monday, June 15 at 6 p.m.. The webinars occur every third Monday of the month. This month’s webinar will focus on project-based learning in the math classroom. According to Buck Institute for Education, project based learning is a teaching method in which students gain knowledge and skills by working for an extended period of time to investigate and respond to a complex question, problem, or challenge. You can register for the webinar at the following link. This will be the third webinar sponsored by Oklahoma Council of Teachers of Mathematics and OKMathteachers.com. If you missed the webinars, below are brief explanations and links to their recording.

April 2015 webinar was on the question formulation technique. It is a technique that teaches students how to ask questions to engage and deepen their own understanding of a topic. If you missed this webinar, you can watch it at the following link.

May 2015 webinar was on math stations in the secondary classroom. There was a brief discussion on using them at the elementary level as well. If you missed this webinar, you can watch it at the following link.

About the Author: Telannia Norfar

I am a teacher at Northwest Classen High School in Oklahoma City. I also serve as the high school vice president for OCTM and a member of the OKMath Teachers Steering Committee. I am a National Faculty Member for BIE and President of Neither Near Norfar Consulting.

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