Michigan Math and Science Network

Professional Development

Prime

Promoting Reform in Mathematics Education


The focus of Project PRIME Plus will be on strengthening participants’ pedagogical content knowledge for the mathematics they teach. Of particular importance will be strategies for orchestrating student-led mathematics discussions and interventions to respond to student mathematical misconceptions.

HSMASS

High School Math and Science Success


A statewide collaborative effort to provide professional development opportunities to help high school teachers understand the new science and mathematics components of the High School Merit Curriculum and associated testing, and implications for teaching and learning in their classrooms

SaM3

Science and Mathematics Misconception Management


SAM3 is a statewide collaborative effort between the Michigan Mathematics and Science Center Network and the Michigan Department of Education to provide middle and high school science and mathematics teachers with professional development opportunities. The goals are to increase teacher content and pedagogy knowledge, as well as teacher awareness of student misconceptions in science and mathematics.