Foundations of Math

Foundations of Math

Presenter: Elsa Iglesias
Location: Hazelwood Conference Center
                112 Virginia Ave.
                 Waynesville, NC 29786
Fee: $150.00 ( includes manual)
Time: 8:30-4:00
Dates: September 13th
             September 16th
             September 28th
              October 19th
              October 28th

The purpose of the 5 day Foundations of Math Course is to:

  • Increase mathematical content knowledge for teaching mathematics
  • Impact attitudes and aspirations about effective mathematics instruction.
  • Positively impact knowledge, skills, and teaching behaviors associated with evidence-based instructional principles.
  • Increase knowledge and skills for implementation of evidence-based practices

Here are some of the topics covered in Foundations of Math:

  • Research to Practice
  • Mathematical Knowledge for Teaching Mathematics
  • The Components of Number Sense
  • Quantity, Magnitude and Numeration
  • Base Ten, quality and Form of a Number
  • Proportional Reasoning
  • Algebraic and Geometric Thinking
  • Assessment and Interventions

The Foundations of Math course was developed by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and the North Carolina State Improvement Project Improving Instruction for Students with Disabilities.

Must attend all 5 days to receive 40 hours of CEU’s. 
Contact is Candie Sellers at or 828-774-5681 ext. 104