Questions tagged [course-design]

For questions about creating a new course or altering the format of an existing course.

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Organization of an interview preparation course

This coming Fall semester, I will have to organize a course to prepare high school students for the maths interview they will have before entering to university. This is my first time teaching this, ...
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How must the “ungrading” idea be adapted to work in a math class?

After seeing no direct responses to this question, I'll instead be more direct myself. Ungrading is a buzzword being tossed about for assessing students' progress without focusing on quantitative ...
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Split differential equations into two video courses; theory and calculation?

I'm creating a course on differential equations, and I'm painfully aware that there is a LOT to teach. As of right now, I'm considering splitting the course into two, in the following manner: theory ...
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Cognitively Guided Instruction (CGI) for 5th Grade

Are there any schools out there successfully using CGI with a 5th grade curriculum? Our students have poor number sense, and we'd like to remediate using CGI. I'd love to compare sequences of lessons ...
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Number theory in an introductory course on discrete dynamical systems

Benjamin Hutz, in Chapter 10 of his An Experimental Introduction to Number Theory, allows for the optional inclusion of discrete dynamical systems with a number-theoretic flavor in an undergraduate ...