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Friday, March 11 • 11:00am - 11:45am
Quantitative Literacy in Our World LIMITED

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When visiting NCMATYC in 2014, I talked to some folks about the new Quant Lit courses in the state, and some suggested that a version of my liberal arts math book, Math In Our World, in the activity-based format of Pathways to Math Literacy would be a good fit for North Carolina. And that day, Quantitative Literacy in Our World was born. We spent almost two years gathering information, and working with key faculty in NC to develop a product completely designed to meet the specific objectives of MTH 143. We’re ready to publish for this coming Fall and are eager to show off the results. Come see what this project is about, and share your thoughts on 143 with colleagues from around the state.

Speakers
avatar for Dave Sobecki

Dave Sobecki

Miami University Hamilton
Dave was
 born and raised in 
Cleveland, and started
 college at Bowling
 Green State University 
majoring in 
creative writing. Eleven years later, he walked across the graduation stage to receive a PhD in math, a strange journey indeed. After two years at Franklin and Marshall College in Pennsylvania, Dave came home to Ohio, accepting a tenure-track job at the Hamilton campus of Miami University. He has won a number of teaching... Read More →

Sponsors
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McGraw Hill

At McGraw-Hill Education, we believe that our contribution to unlocking a brighter future lies within the application of our deep understanding of how learning happens and how the mind develops. It exists where the science of learning meets the art of teaching.


Friday March 11, 2016 11:00am - 11:45am
Room 307

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