A Successful Developmental Math Redesign

A Successful Developmental Math Redesign

Condense, Customize, Collaborate, and Complete: Thank you to Nicole Franics, Vikki Maurer and Claire Burke for sharing their experience! Our mathematics department at Linn Benton Community College in Oregon was struggling with how to solve several problems within our...

Math for Elementary Teachers: Book Nook

When teaching children to read, no one said we can’t sneak a little math into the lesson as well. There are many children’s books with math themes.  You can have your future Elementary Teachers create a sample activity or lesson around one as an assignment. Sir...
Course Spotlight: Liberal Arts Math- Financial Literacy

Course Spotlight: Liberal Arts Math- Financial Literacy

In 2015 Standard & Poor’s, Gallup, the World Bank, and George Washington University crafted a short five question quiz to test financial literacy across the globe,  two-thirds of respondents failed the quiz, and the United States didn’t make the top ten for...

Course Spotlight – Calculus

Unlike lower level math courses where creating real world problems can sometimes seem a bit artificial, Calculus lends itself to including mathematical models used in fields from economics to infectious disease.  With the wide variety of models available calculus...