Kentucky Center for Mathematics

Kentucky Center for Mathematics - Event Information

Event Name:
Foundations for Middle: Grade 8 - Boone County - Cindy Aossey (2019-20)

Event Type(s):
Middle School


Foundations for Middle: Grade 8 is a four day experience offered in two 2-day sessions. Participants will gain a greater understanding of how to support students in developing algebraic and functional reasoning. This PLE will focus on standards in the Expressions & Equations (EE) and Functions (F) strands.

Participants will:

  • Identify Big Ideas embedded in middle school Kentucky Academic Standards for Mathematics and Standards for Mathematical Practice.
  • Use instructional strategies to improve critical thinking, problem solving, and classroom discourse.
  • Explore evidence-based instructional strategies that can be used to help all students.
  • Receive resources such as ready-made activities, manipulatives, books, etc.
Participants should be Kentucky 7th or 8th grade educators and are expected to attend all 4 days of the professional learning experience.
        Teachers who work with 9th grade students are welcome, but the content focus will be predominantly on 8th grade standards. 

COST: $100 per person

Session 1: Monday, February 10, 2020 (9:00 am - 4 pm EST)
Session 2: Tuesday, February 11, 2020 (9:00 am - 4 pm EST)
Session 3: Tuesday, March 24, 2020 (9:00 am - 4 pm EST)
Session 4: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 (9:00 am - 4 pm EST)

Registration will no longer be available for this event after 11:59 p.m. on Friday, December 13, 2020.
Before Registering Click here to view the PLE Cancellation Policy.

Event Date:
2/10/2020 - 2/11/2020
3/24/2020 - 3/25/2020

Event Time:
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Eastern

Ralph Rush Professional Development Center
99 Center St.
Florence, KY 41042

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2/10/2020 - 2/11/2020
3/24/2020 - 3/25/2020