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Math Department Goals

Math Department

  • Provide a variety of math courses both online and at the learning centers; support and collaborate with HQTs of these courses in monthly department meetings
  • Provide oversight for math HQTS participating in portfolio reviews and as outside vendors
  • Provide drop-in tutoring at both learning centers to assist students and parents with math-related questions
  • Train and utilize high school students, if available, as peer tutors during drop-in hour
  • Expand enrichment opportunities for students through math competitions or math club; form a team of middle and high school students to participate in the Stanislaus Math Council’s competition in the spring
  • Continue math readiness testing at the middle school level to determine preparedness for Algebra 1 or Integrated Math 1 and to help guide placement in middle school and high school math courses; use readiness testing for middle school or high school as needed
  • Provide training for parents and ESs to increase rigor and apply state standards in mathematics; assist with implementation of Common Core State Standards for Mathematics. This includes training and support for parents participating in the pilot program.
  • Be a resource for parents to ask questions regarding math concepts, teaching techniques, curriculum choices or math placement
  • Maintain the Math Department webpage
  • Implement intervention strategies for struggling students with Developmental Math classes