An Illinois 501(c)(3) corporation
Tuesday - Friday, August 13-16
Prieto Math and Science Academy, 2231 N. Central, Chicago
Registration deadline: June 25, 2013
Enjoy working closely with colleagues to make the Common Core State Standards come alive in your classroom, including cultivating the Mathematical Practices.
This 4-day institute introduces you to teaching mathematics through problem solving and guides you through the lesson study process. You will end the workshop with a research lesson plan ready for the coming school year.
Cost: The cost is $2500 per team of 3 or 4 (4 is recommended), + $80 per additional team member. This includes breakfast and lunch every day, and follow-up support from Lesson Study Alliance staff during the school year to help you carry out your research plan.
CPDUs will be available for Illinois teachers.
Registration: Please download and complete this registration form and submit it by mail or fax by June 25. Payment will be due by July 8.
Attention CPS principals and teachers: This workshop and the follow-up support will help teachers strengthen their Questioning and Discussion Techniques, element 3d in the CPS Framework for Teaching.
The mission of Lesson Study Alliance is to promote and support the effective use of lesson study to improve K-12 teaching and learning, especially in math and science.Lesson study uses the planning, teaching, observation, and discussion of a live classroom lesson as the engine of professional growth. It has a long history in Japan and is being used by a growing number of schools and school districts in the U.S. and around the world. Visit the Chicago Lesson Study Group website for more information.
Please drop us a line through our "contact us" page. Thank you for your interest!