Professional Development

Professional Development Division

The Pinal County School Office Education Service Agency provides service and support for student success. We support educators through a collaboration of services, resources, and funding to improve teaching and learning.


Mathematics

Contact Information:

• Name: Frankie Sullivan
• Title: Education Specialist
• Address: 1400 N. Eleven Mile Corner Rd., Casa Grande, AZ 85194
• Phone #: 520-450-4507
• e-mail: fsullivan@ pinalesa.org

Services Provided:

• A variety of workshops designed from the Arizona Mathematics Standards are offered throughout the 2010-2011 school year.
• The Arizona Mathematics Standard represents a connected body of mathematical understandings and competencies that provide a foundation for all students. Concepts and skills that are critical to the understanding of important processes and relationships are emphasized. It is important for educators to understand and conceptualize these standards to prepare students for AIMS testing. Trainings focus on developing an understanding of the standard, unwrapping important mathematical concepts, and analyzing a variety of strategies to implement the standard.
• Workshops introducing the Common Core Standards expected to begin in Spring 2011
• For current listing of available Mathematics workshops visit http://www.ecrsc.org/pinalesa/professional-development/view/classes-training-events

Resources:

• National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: http://www.nctm.org
• ADE’s Mathematics Resource Page: http://www.ade.state.az.us/sa/sdi/math.asp
• Moodle: http://moodle.org/
• Lessons and Activities: http://illuminations.nctm.org/
 



Contact

Pinal County School Office ESA
75 N. Bailey
P.O. Box 769
Florence, AZ 85132-0769
Phone: 520-866-6565
Fax: 520-866-6973

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