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MSiC Campus,Thursday, June 1st, 2017 9:00am - 2:30pm

Conference Overview:

Just as there is an art to calculus, there is an art to doing well on the AP Calculus exam. Come join us as we look at the new AP Calculus Course and Exam Description book and examine the types of questions found on the exam. We will also discuss how we can support students to hone their writing skills in order to respond effectively to exam questions. You will leave this workshop with a treasure trove of activities and online resources to help students reinforce their knowledge of calculus. Bring your graphing calculators and your questions as we reveal the art of success on the AP Calculus exam.

 

Presenter: Lin McMullin

Lin McMullinLin McMullin taught high school mathematics and AP calculus AB and BC for 35 years. As a reader, Lin attended the AP calculus readings for 18 years, as well as served as a table leader. Lin served as the Director of Mathematics Programs for the National Math and Science Initiative helping to expand access to AP courses nationwide. Lin has presented workshops and summer institutes for AP calculus teachers in the United States, Europe, and Asia.  

In addition, Lin was one of the original authors for Agile Mind’s online AP Calculus and algebra programs and contributed to D&S Marketing System’s AB and BC calculus review books. His popular book for AP calculus teachers Teaching AP Calculus is now in its third edition. Lin is also the moderator of the College Board’s online AP Calculus Community. Be sure to check out Lin’s blog for calculus teachers at www.teachingcalculus.com.

 

Benefits:

  • Develop a deeper understanding of the connection between real world problem solving and calculus with concrete examples to share with your students
  • Receive 5 recertification points
  • Enjoy networking and idea-sharing with colleagues
  • Lunch and refreshments will be provided

 

Registration:

Educators from full consortium member school divisions are eligible to participate free of charge.

Participants from institutional member school divisions are eligible to participate on a space-available basis for a fee of $75.00. All other participants may attend on a space- available basis for a fee of $150.00.

  • Priority registration date is May 18, 2017
  • Late applicants will be considered on a space-available basis


* Full Consortium Member School Divisions: Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Hanover, Henrico, King William, Petersburg, Powhatan, & Richmond

Institutional Members School Divisions: Charles City, Dinwiddie, Goochland, Hopewell, & Prince George


Contact:

For program information, contact: Monique Merriman - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For registration information, contact: Tawana Gilyard- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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