Curriculum and pedagogy in mathematics specific to middle grades 5-8. In-depth attention to grades 5-8 mathematics content, mathematical reasoning and problem solving and learning goals from a constructivist perspective. Required of elementary and secondary teacher education candidates seeking an endorsement to teach mathematics at the middle school level.
Required field experience.
Prerequisites: Educ 225 and Educ 255, and Math 106, 161, or 165.
Offered each spring.