Microsoft Corp., software giant has partnered with the Math Forum at Drexel University to provide online professional development to educators to support teaching and learning mathematics with technology.
Microsoft is sponsoring the Math Forum workshop on March 19, 2007 in Atlanta. Microsoft will build tools for Match concept and help teachers to use software tools to teach third to fifth grade students for developing fundamental math concept. These concepts are the building blocks for success in the middle school math. The workshop connects teachers with the Math Forum's Math Tools, a digital library and teaching community of technology tools, lessons, activities and support materials. The Math Forum also hosts online programs for teachers to work collaboratively to continue their professional development throughout their careers. Teachers can register online at http://mathforum.org/toolsandconcepts.