March 6-7, 2018
8am – 4pm
March 6-7, 2018 (Institute)
1500 E 128th Ave.
Thornton, CO 80241
March 8 (Optional Lab Day)
See math workshop in action!
Denver Area Classroom
Start times may vary
Teachers, K-12 Curriculum
Leaders & Instructional Coaches
Assistant Principals & Principals
Early Bird Rate: $415
(Available through Feb 6, 2018)
Regular Registration Rate: $435
Optional Lab Day (additional): $195
Earn continuing Education Credit from
Colorado Department of Education
for completing the institute
Explore how the Common Core Standards for Mathematical Practice can be seamlessly addressed with math workshop model instruction.
Investigate how to facilitate classroom discourse that promotes thinking and understanding
Experience mathematical problem solving in a collaborative context that you can replicate for students.
Develop skills for differentiating and engaging all learners in purposeful and meaningful work as independent thinkers and mathematicians.
Learn how to foster student independence by scaffolding their authentic use of thinking strategies as mathematicians
Hoffer works with math and science teachers at all levels to promote student thinking and understanding in their content areas. She travels both across Colorado and nationally to facilitate professional learning and coach teachers interested in elevating their STEM pedagogy. Hoffer is the author of Science as Thinking (Heinemann, 2009), Minds on Mathematics (Heinemann, 2012), and Developing Literate Mathematicians (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, 2016), and Cultivating STEM Identities (Heinemann, 2016).
Klaus-Quinlan joined PEBC in 2003, and works with K-12 educators across the content areas, in Colorado and nationally. She supports teachers, teams, schools, and districts through coaching, facilitation, and leading professional learning. She co-facilitates the Math Institute, Foundations of Numeracy Institute, and Effective Mentoring Institute. She has worked extensively with the Boettcher Teacher Residency program as an adjunct professor, clinical supervisor, and coordinator during the expansion to Colorado’s rural San Luis Valley.
Minds on Mathematics:
Using Math Workshop to Develop Deep Understanding in Grades 4-8
by Wendy Ward Hoffer
Breakfast and Lunch each day
Certificate of attendance for CDE credit
Double Tree by Hilton
83 East 120th Avenue
Thornton, CO 80233
Registration fees for professional development events cancelled or rescheduled by PEBC, for reasons other than weather or acts of God, are fully refundable. Seat(s) cancelled by registrant with less than 60 days notice from the start date of the professional development event are not refundable. Registrant is responsible for 50% of the registration fee for any seat(s) cancelled with more than 60 days notice from the start date of the professional development event. Unused seat(s) (no-shows) will be considered a cancellation by the registrant and are non-refundable. Registrant is responsible for all costs incurred due to cancellation, regardless of cancellation reason.