Welcome to the 2012 Teaching Algebra to Diverse Learners Summer Institute. This page contains documents and information for the training.


  1. To augment mathematics content knowledge
  2. To identify and experience pedagogical strategies appropriate for diverse learners
  3. To increase confidence in teaching high school mathematics to diverse populations, especially OCS students.

Monday, August 6
Ratios, Proportions, Percents

Tuesday, August 7

Linear Functions

Wednesday, August 8
Scatter Plots and Linear Regression
Exponential Functions
Algebraic Expressions
Working with Polynomials

Thursday, August 9

Quadratic Functions
Pythagorean Theorem
Surface Area

Friday, August 10