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Introduction to Teaching Mathematics in English

About This Course

• This is a time of change in Education. • Thai math teachers must teach in English. • All teachers must plan lessons effectively. • Central to our approach are sound practices in education. • The most important of these is the “concept”. • A concept is a group of ideas. • These ideas are sequenced in the best possible way. • Concepts are made up of language, diagrams and symbols. • Diagrams and symbols are universal language taught everywhere. • We will use technology to help you. • The pedagogy of enquiry will help us create simple English sentences. • Organizing these sentences will help you plan in English. • Other forms of English such as questions will be used. • Writing lesson plans in English will be made easier. • We know how it should be done for mathematics education.


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Course Staff

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Staff Member #1

"He obtained a B.E. (hons) from Newcastle University in 1988 and worked as a scientist for the Australian governmental agency CSIRO for 13 years before making a transition to teaching. He has taught in both Korea and Thailand since then."

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Mark is internationally trained,qualified and experienced in the pedagogy of pre-tertiary math and science education.Previous professional experience has focused upon the cognitive requirements for international standards in science and math education and assisting students gain tertiary entrance to the very best universities internationally.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to buy a textbook?

No, all materials are provided within this mooc.

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    Apr 07, 2015
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