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Guided Math: A Framework for Mathematical Instruction Professional Development Workshop
Presented by: Christine Michalyshen
Friday, April 03, 2020 | 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Session Location:
Central Alberta Regional Consortium 8 Page Avenue, Red Deer, AB
About the Session:

Introduction: How effective is our current method of math instruction?

What is Guided Math? What are the benefits to using it?

Environment of Numeracy: Learn how to create a classroom where students are surrounded by math.

Math Warm Ups: A daily routine encouraging students to think and communicate about math.

Whole Group Instruction: When is whole group instruction most useful?

Small Group Instruction: How does small group instruction differ from whole group instruction?

What are the characteristics of effective small group instruction?

How do I plan for small group instruction?

Math Workshop: Learn how to organize, implement and manage math

Balanced Assessment: How to ensure your assessment is driving your instruction.

About the Presenter(s):
Christine Michalyshen

Christine Michalyshen is a math consultant in Frontier School Division, the largest geographical school division in Canada. She travels to remote northern communities where she provides high quality math coaching and professional development to teachers. Christine has specialized in mathematics instruction for the past 24 years, with an emphasis on the middle years. Recently she has been sharing her passion for mathematics and teaching in kindergarten to grade nine classrooms using the Guided Math Framework. Christine is the only accredited Laney Sammons Guided Math Consultant in Canada. She is successfully implementing the Guided Math Framework in her school division to meet the diverse needs of her students.

Cancellation Policy:

Request for cancellation or refund must be received in writing (fax/email) at the CARC office a minimum of 7 FULL days prior to the event start, or registration fees will apply and refunds will not be issued. If you are unable to attend a session and unable to provide seven FULL days’ notice, please feel free to delegate an alternate to attend in your place.
Cancellation notices should be sent to npenney@carcpd.ab.ca.

Registration Deadline: March 27, 2020
Cost: $200.00
Focus(es): Mathematics
Grade Level(s): 4-9
Audience: Teachers