Mathematics Education Seniors Discuss Incorporating Videos into Lessons

Posted on 11/8/2013 11:16:01 AM

Senior Mathematics Education majors Chad Borusky, Shanna Grusky, Travis Hannam, Heather Hobbins, Tyrone Jones, Samantha Kissel, Trisha Klingensmith, Julie Maloney, and Kaitlyn Selfridge presented “Making Meaningful Connections by Incorporating Videos into Your Lessons” at the 2013 Pennsylvania Council of Teachers of Mathematics (PCTM) annual meeting.

Brian Sharp, Department of Mathematics, mentored the student presentation, which demonstrated how YouTube and other resources contain videos that teachers can use to enhance their lessons. The students demonstrated video examples of ratios, probability, matrices, reflections, and exponents.