The Problem with Math is English

Book Study

This book study opportunity will explore the language of mathematics, and how, by teaching the language of math, we can increase achievement of all learners.


Learning outcomes include:



  • Understand how language focused instruction leads students to a deeper understanding than traditional procedural-based teaching methods.

  • Become equipped with tools to help students identify and comprehend essential math concepts by examining the concepts through the lenses of language and symbolism.

The Problem with Math is English - Book Study

Thursday, Feb. 16th, 4-5pm

725 West Park Avenue

Chippewa Falls, WI

Dates for this book study are:



  • February 16, 2017
  • March 16, 2017
  • April 20, 2017
  • May 10, 2017
  • May 25, 2017



One graduate credit is available through the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire. Please indicate in the notes section during registration if you will be taking this class for credit.