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Math Jump - Lake Worth campus

 

SUMMER IMMERSION HOME CONTACT US PRE FOCUS GROUP SURVEY FOCUS GROUPS RESULTS MATH CLUB ORGSYNC

 


 

 Program Description

Math Jump is a one-week intensive and interactive summer immersion program in mathematics.  Throughout the program, students participate in hands-on, discovery-based learning activities that embrace the themes of “Valuing Diversity” and “Building Community.”  Carefully selected mathematics faculty, tutors and Supplemental Instruction (SI) leaders, devoted to the goals of the program, help students work collaboratively to build mathematical confidence and develop new and lasting friendships with other diverse members of their cohort.  What is more, student program participants enhance their leadership, teamwork, critical thinking and creative problem-solving skills.

 

 

 What is Math Jump?

  • Math Jump is a fun boot camp!
  • PBSC Math department provides:
    • Coping techniques for Math
    • Math network support
    • Math Club membership for successful participants

 Why Math Jump?

  • Title V Grant funded
  • Boot camp style of learning
  • 2 Sections of Math & 1 Section of English
  • 2 Palm Beach State College Credits
  • Does not impact Financial Aid credits requirements of maximum 60 credits

 

Program Schedule

 August 9, 2018
Activity Time Room
Orientation 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. CBP 103
Pre-program Focus Group Survey, OrgSync and MyMathLab Registration 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. NS 129
Supplemental Instruction (SI) Sessions 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. NS 129/137/138

  

 August 10 - 12, 2018
Activity Time Room
Community Building and Homework Activities TBD TBD

 

 August 13 - 16, 2018
Activity Time Room
Breakfast 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. NS 129
Curricular Class Activities 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. NS 137/138
Lunch and Speaker 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. CBP 103
Curricular Class Activities 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. NS 137/138
Supplemental Instruction (SI) Sessions 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. NS 129/137/138

 

 August 17, 2018
Activity Time Room
Breakfast 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. NS 129
Curricular Class Activities 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. NS 137/138
Lunch 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. CBP 103
Post-program Focus Group Interview 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. CBP 103
Curricular Class Activities 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. NS 137/138
Program Completion Ceremony 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. NS 129

 

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