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Professional Development

The Jordan District Math Department offers several professional development opportunities throughout the year.  Teachers may enroll in single day or multi-day classes.  Online classes are also available.

Instructional Support

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High School Videos

JSD Math Blog


Classes for Credit

Depth of Knowledge

  • Subject: Depth of Knowledge
  • Grades: K through 12
  • Instructors: Mindy Lokey and Jane Harward
  • Class Format: Class
  • Description: This course will dive into Depth of Knowledge and give participants time to apply DOK to their current curriculum. Please bring your laptop, curriculum maps, and upcoming unit materials. This is more beneficial if you attend with a PLC colleague.
  • Dates: September 11 or November 7
  • Time: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Location: September 11 @ JATC North Rm 308 or November 7 @ District Office Rm 129
  • Credit Type: relicensure hours
  • Fee: none
  • Registration Information: jpls course 101224 sections 115440 or 115288
  • Contact Person: Mindy Lokey mindy.lokey@jordandistrict.org or Jane Harward jane.harward@jordandistrict.org

UCTM

  • Subject: Mathematics Elevated
  • Grades: K through 12
  • Instructors: Various teachers and Mathematics Leaders
  • Class Format: Conference
  • Description: Keynote Address by Robert Kaplinsky and various breakout sessions
  • Dates: October 12 and 13
  • Time: 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm October 12 and 8:30 am to 12:00 pm October 13
  • Location: Draper Park Middle School (13133 South 1300 East; Draper, UT)
  • Credit Type: relicensure hours; state credit
  • Fee: $80
  • Registration Information: www.utahctm.org
  • Contact Person: Joleigh Honey 2018 Utah Council of Teachers of Mathematics

UCTM Leadership Conference

  • Subject: Mathematics Elevated
  • Grades: K through 12 Math Leaders
  • Instructors: Keynote by Robert Kaplinsky
  • Class Format: Conference
  • Description: Keynote Address by Robert Kaplinsky and various breakout sessions
  • Dates: October 12
  • Time: 12:30 pm to 3:45 pm
  • Location: Canyons School District
  • Credit Type: relicensure hours; state credit
  • Fee: $100 (regular conference price plus $20)
  • Registration Information: www.utahctm.org
  • Contact Person: Joleigh Honey 2018 Utah Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Using Math Software (Handy Graph, Math Illustrations, Geogebra)

  • Subject: Math Software
  • Grades: 7 through 12
  • Instructors: Wendy Harmon
  • Class Format: Can be done at your school with a teacher or a group of teachers
  • Description: This can be tailored to meet the needs of you and your teachers in helping them get started in using math software to create math graphics for tests and assignments.
  • Dates: Selected by the school/teacher
  • Time: Selected by the school/teacher
  • Credit Type: relicensure hours
  • Fee: Purchase price of the software
  • Registration Information: arrange with Wendy Harmon
  • Contact Person: Wendy Harmon

Related Sites and Resources

UEN Professional Development

UEN Online Mathematics Professional Learning Courses

USOE Professional Learning Series: Secondary Mathematics

Mathematics Vision Project

Engage NY


For Principals

Specialist and/or consultant are available to help departments with:

  • Coaching

  • PLC Support

  • Data Review

  • Core support