Thursday, June 25 | 11:30-12:15pm
What does an A in your class mean? What does a C mean? Do your grades reflect what your students understand? Come explore the standards-based mindset which uses assessment to more accurately reflect what students know and understand. Hear from our experiences implementing this mindset with mathematics students and learn some tips and strategies for using this with your own students.
University of Central Florida
Janet B. Andreasen, PhD, is an associate lecturer of mathematics education at the University of Central Florida (UCF). She is the coordinator of secondary education and works with prospective and practicing mathematics teachers at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. Dr. Andreasen’s research interests include examining mathematical knowledge for teaching and using technology to foster student learning of mathematical concepts. Prior to joining the faculty at UCF, Dr. Andreasen was a high school mathematics teacher. She also currently teaches mathematics at The Geneva School in Casselberry, FL. Dr. Andreasen has published books, book chapters, and articles in state and national publications as well as professional presentations throughout the United States.