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Math Matters in Partnership with Kids Play Math and Colorado Department of Education, is offering an initiative, Enhancing Early Mathematics, for Colorado early childhood educators. The initiative provides professional development in early mathematics learning and teaching, and will be offered in 6 locations around the state. It is intended for preschool and kindergarten teachers and their coaches and/or administrative supervisors. It consists of a one-day workshop followed by four webinars.
Jenny Lerner has a master’s degree in Educational Technology with concentrations in Bilingual Education and Early Childhood. She has more than 30 years experience working for National, Regional, Migrant, and local Head Start programs. She is nationally known for her expertise in English Language Learners, Early Literacy, and Early MathematicsEnter your text here...
Jeff Farmer has a Ph.D in mathematics and has done research in mathematics and mathematics education. He has been providing professional development in mathematics for 25 years, working with teachers at all levels (Pre-K to 16). He is Research Professor of Mathematics at the University of Denver
Alvaro Arias has a PhD in Mathematics and is Professor of Mathematics at the University of Denver. He does research in Pure Mathematics and Mathematics Education. He designs innovative educational software and serves as the coordinator of Kids Play Math and founder of Math Matters