The Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics Education with Nevada Secondary Licensure program provides a rigorous preparation of candidates for a career as a teacher of mathematics at the middle and secondary school levels. The program stresses foundations in mathematics and its applications and prepares you to seek a Nevada teaching license.
This BA in Mathematics program prepares teacher candidates for entry into Nevada’s teaching profession as mathematics teachers who are dedicated to inspiring all K-12 learners by emphasizing: social/emotional thriving, meaningful academic achievement, and equitable and inclusive learning communities. The program and courses meet the Nevada Department of Education requirements for a Nevada Secondary Licensure in Mathematics.
Program Learning Outcomes
- Use language and mathematical symbols to communicate mathematical ideas in the connections and interplay among various mathematical topics and their applications that cover range of phenomena across appropriate disciplines.
- Use current technology tools, such as computers, calculators, graphing utilities, video, and interactive programs that are appropriate for the research and study in mathematics.
- Employ algebra and number theory ideas and tools as a base of a fundamental language of mathematics research and communication.
- Use educational technology to meet the needs of all learners including those with special needs, and linguistically and culturally diverse students.
- Utilize systematic observations, documentation, and other effective assessment strategies in a responsible manner to facilitate and account for learning and to support positive growth.
- Design, implement, and evaluate standards-based lesson plans for learning and achievement in content areas.
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