COURSE SUMMARY for MATH 157-60 – FALL 2012
Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers I is
the first of a two-part series designed to meet the educational needs of
prospective K-8 teachers and those professionals who need mathematics for
certification from an accredited college, professional development or continuing
education. Emphasis is placed on strategies for problem solving and the teaching
of fundamental skills. Topics include problem solving, numeration systems, whole
numbers and operations, number theory, integers, rational numbers, percents, and
The class is offered
directly online through Pearson Education at:
It was formerly known as Course Compass and is not found on Blackboard;
however, the course can be accessed through the LCSC Distance Learning portal.
INFORMATION and REQUIREMENTS
Students may register online for the
class beginning June 1, 2012 at:
Follow the on-screen
instructions to register and enroll, or click For
Student access code:
you can purchase just
the MyMathLab packet or the text/packet combo from the LCSC bookstore
or you can purchase access online using a credit card. The access packet includes a virtual text.
A valid LCMAIL address that you
check daily. Considerable information is
sent by email.
Create a login name and password.
CLASS WORK BEGINS
AUGUST 26, 2012
Assignments and exams all have
available and due dates that are strictly adhered to. Therefore, it is important that students
are ready to begin class work on the starting date.