PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Carnegie Learning, Inc., a subsidiary of Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL), announced today that its sixth annual Teaching Excellence Institute (TEI) will take place July 7–10, 2015, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Mathematics educators from across the United States will join the Carnegie Learning team for professional development designed to deepen their understanding of mathematics, offer new strategies to use in the classroom and help them to improve student outcomes.
TEI is a rigorous four-day professional learning experience for K-12 mathematics educators and leaders designed to provide participants with relevant math content knowledge, research-based best practices, and a network of colleagues from across the country.
“Our Professional Development Team is one of the best in the educational field for mathematics,” says Kasey Bratcher, Director of Educational Services for Carnegie Learning. “Our team provides the opportunity for mathematics educators and leaders across the country from small rural schools to large urban schools to participate in webinars, workshops, conferences, TEI and other professional development activities throughout the year.”
During July’s TEI, several keynote speakers will share their expertise, including Sandy Bartle Finocchi, Senior Academic Officer for Carnegie Learning, Inc.; Matt Vaudrey, Educational Technology Coach for Bonita Unified School District; and John Antonetti, Co-Founder of Colleagues on Call. The speaking sessions will be live streamed and available to educators across the country. To engage in this free professional learning series, educators can register to view the live streaming sessions by visiting http://carnegie.fpplive.com/ during the event.
Carnegie Learning is a publisher of innovative, research-based mathematics software and textbooks for middle school and high school students aligned to the Common Core and other rigorous state standards. Its Professional Development Team is comprised of Managers of School Partnerships who are experts in mathematics curriculum, content and pedagogy and who work directly with school districts to implement Carnegie Learning math curricula and provide various professional development opportunities throughout the year.
For more information on Carnegie Learning and its research, visit www.carnegielearning.com.
To view a short video from last year’s TEI workshop, visit www.carnegielearning.com/tei.
About Carnegie Learning, Inc.
Carnegie Learning is a publisher of innovative, research-based mathematics software and textbooks for middle school and high school students aligned to national and state education standards. Providing differentiated instruction in schools across the United States, Carnegie Learning is helping students to succeed in math as a gateway to graduation, college, and the 21st century workforce. Carnegie Learning, located in Pittsburgh, is a subsidiary of Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) and is the sole source provider of Cognitive Tutor® and MATHia® Software for students in grades 6-12. Carnegie Learning®, Cognitive Tutor® and MATHia® are registered trademarks of Carnegie Learning, Inc. For more information, visit www.carnegielearning.com.