Student Learning Outcomes for Secondary Education concentration:
Students will be able to:
Design appropriate instructional and assessment activities for mathematics.
Apply best teaching practices and effective learning theories as they relate to the teaching and learning of mathematics.
Design, organize, and maintain an effective classroom environment that promotes success in mathematics.
Design and implement successful interventions responsive to the needs of individual students.
Demonstrate the ability to work cooperatively with others.
Solve problems using fundamental concepts of modern geometry, statistics, and physics.
The Secondary Education concentration (Mathematics Education) is required for secondary education certification. Students in this concentration are given a solid foundation in geometry, algebra and statistics essential for effective teaching and analysis of the secondary school mathematics curriculum. The required math courses will satisfy the requirement of two math courses for Education certification.
All mathematics majors are required to take a minimum of 45 credits in mathematics courses: