This information is for participants taking their Math AQ through Laurentian University with the Mathematics Leadership Network.
ABOUT THE COURSE
The 125 hour Additional Qualification course Mathematics Primary and Junior, Part I, is designed for critically exploring and enhancing professional practices, critical pedagogies, knowledge and skills. It employs a critical, pedagogical lens to explore in a holistic and integrated manner theoretical foundations, learning theory, program planning, development and implementation, instructional design and practices, assessment and evaluation, the learning environment, research and ethical considerations related to teaching and learning across the divisions. Through these explorations, participants strengthen professional efficacy by gaining in-depth knowledge, refining professional judgement and generating new knowledge for practice.
Critical to the holistic implementation of this course is the modelling of a positive learning environment that reflects care, diversity and equity. This course supports the enhancement of professional knowledge, ethical practice, leadership and ongoing professional learning.
This is a blended course with 60 hours face to face and 40 hours of online work plus 25 hours of assignment work.