Kentucky Center for Mathematics

Event Registration - Kentucky Center for Mathematics
Explorations in Geometry (K-5) - VIRTUAL - Cindy Aossey (2022-23)
3/21/2023 - 3/21/2023
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Location: VIRTUAL sessions via ZOOM , KY


Registration ends on 1/24/2023
There are currently 13 spots remaining out of 25




If you are having trouble registering for an event, please contact the KCM at 859-572-7690 or at kcm@nku.edu.
Event Description
Explorations in Geometry (K-5)   

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Geometry is a critical area spanning all elementary grade levels with connections to measurement, operations and algebraic thinking, and fractions.
Participants will:
  • attend 2 half-day synchronous virtual sessions.
  • receive the book “Teaching Student-Centered Mathematics” for grades K-2 or 3-5 (choose a grade band during registration) and hands-on materials.
  • deepen their understanding of the Van Hiele Model of geometric reasoning and the Kentucky Academic Standards for Mathematics Geometry standards.
  • explore both virtual and hands-on instructional tasks for developing geometric reasoning.
Cost: $50 per participant (Note: This professional learning event is only open to math educators who work in the U.S.) 
Duration: 1 virtual day 
Schedule: Tuesday, March 21, 2023; 9:00am-noon and 1:00-4:00pm Eastern (2 half-day sessions on one day) 
    (If you are in the Central Time Zone, then you will attend these sessions from 8:00-11:00 am and noon-3:00pm Central)  
                                                         
 **Participants must be able to meet on March 21 during both sessions.
These sessions are live and interactive ZOOM meetings. Sessions are not recordings that can be viewed at other times. 


Please note: Book and course materials will be shipped via UPS to the school address entered on each registration. UPS is unable to deliver to PO BOX #s, so please provide the physical mailing address of your school - no PO Box #s. 

Registration closes January 24, 2023 to allow enough time to order the correct grade-band specific books and materials kits. Participants will select their Grade Band when they select their registration package.    

Should you register for this professional learning event and are unable to attend for any reason, contact the KCM at kcm@nku.edu or 859-572-7690. 
The registration fee must be paid once materials are ordered. If you are unable to attend after materials have been ordered and there is a wait list for this course, the KCM can void your registration; if there is no wait list, then your school or district should select a different teacher to attend in your place.