EDUC 663 Mathematics Specialist Field Experience

Online Course 2 semester hours graduate credit
Not offered Summer term
Fall: September 18 - December 1, 2017

Instructor: Dr. Tony Pickar

Tuition, Due Dates, and Registration

Who Should Enroll

If you have completed the prerequisite course: EDUC 662 Leadership for Math Specialists

This course is the culminating capstone course for the Math Specialist Certificate

Designed for elementary and middle school educators with a professional development goal of becoming a math specialist at the classroom, school, or district level.

This course is an approved elective in the Master of Science in Education online degree program.

Textbooks to Purchase

Purchase the following paperbacks from an online book store such as or the publisher.

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. (2014). Principles to Actions: Ensuring Mathematical Success for All. ISBN: 978-0873537742

McREL (Mid-continent Research for Education and Learning). (2010). What We Know About Mathematics Teaching and Learning. (3rd Edition). Solution Tree. ISBN-13: 978-1935249955

Course Description

Prepares math specialists for program implementation and evaluation in a school-based setting. Emphasis on developing coaching practices, planning professional development programs, and facilitating evidence-based math programs. 

This experience is designed to align with the coursework and build on knowledge, skills, and dispositions developed in the Math Specialist certificate coursework.

No travel to campus required. 

Pparticipate from your home or work computer during hours that are flexible and convenient.

The class is highly interactive with a significant discussion component. 

All discussion postings, projects, and assignments will be submitted via the course discussion board and Dropbox. 

Activities are conducted according to a schedule with specific due dates each week; there are no required "live" chat sessions.


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The School of Education reserves the right to cancel classes that do not meet minimum enrollment requirements.

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University of Wisconsin - Stout Menomonie, WI 54751
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