Math Conference for Teachers
Robert Mann and Kimberly Hartweg, Math Department Professors, planned and facilitated the 61st WIU Math Teachers' Conference. The all-day event featured Dr. Hung-Hsi Wu, University of California at Berkeley, speaking on "What is the Area of a Rectangle?". Susan Morrison, Illinois Deputy State Superintendent of Education, spoke on "Common Core Standards in the Classroom". A variety of 20+ related math mini-sessions were available during the day for participants to select and attend. Classroom teachers from elementary, middle and high schools as well as WIU education majors were participants. Over 100 individuals benefited from thes opportunity to participate in this staff development event.