About The Instructor(s)
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Session, Dates: 1 (01/14/2013 - 05/04/2013)
Time: 06:00 - 08:50 pm
Location: Moon Campus
Room: John Jay 263
Seats Available: 22 Seats
This course is designed to train students in the use of computer software, CD-ROM technology, and the graphing calculator for the teaching of mathematics and to allow these students to act as technology assistants in computer laboratories and as trainers of math tutors. Emphasis is placed on the use of the TI-83 graphing calculator in algebra, calculus, and finance, on the use of Excel software in statistics, and on CD-ROM technology used in elementary algebra. Training in the use of the equation editor in Microsoft Word will also be provided. Students are required to complete a minimum number of hours of tutor training and/or computer lab assisting and to review current mathematics software packages for secondary and post-secondary settings.
E. Gregory Holdan, Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics
Coordinator, Mathematics Education
Associate Professor of Education
John Jay 309