Students and parents at Woodgate Elementary School in Matteson recently enjoyed a special family night. They did not park themselves in front of the television or a video game. They participated in a math night at school.
Children and their parents solved problems, manipulated math tools, and learned new concepts together in small groups. Each group was led by a student from the GovernorsS tate Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education program.
Office of Public Affairs, "Math Students Become Teachers" (2008). Press Releases. 340.