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December 13, 2012 at 6:30pm — 8:00pm
| 587 Springfield Avenue | Summit, NJ 07901
Posted December 5, 2012
Join us for an evening with Makoto Yoshida, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Lesson Study, William Paterson University
Presentation and Q&A:
"Singapore Math: What it is and why it works"
How to support your child's mathematical thinking, insight on standardized math testing, and math trends in the US and Asia
Dr. Yoshida, a specialist in Singapore Math, is one of the foremost researchers and educators of lesson study in the United States--a professional development practice for teachers that has its origins in Japanese elementary education. He coined the term "lesson study" by translating the original Japanese term “jugyokenkyu” in his dissertation research.
Bilingual Buds is an independent preschool and elementary school at the forefront of immersion education. The school offers a rigorous Mandarin/English or Spanish/English curriculum, serving students ages 2.5-Grade 5. Bilingual Buds maintains campuses in Summit, New Jersey and the Upper West Side of Manhattan. www.bilingualbuds.com