Jerry Burkhart

Consulting, Speaking, Professional Development

5280 Math Education LLC

5280math.com

**Specialty**: I provide practical resources, tools, and strategies for integrating depth into math programming and instruction for advanced learners. I work by getting to know you and your school or district and tailoring our efforts to meet your needs.

**Speaking, Professional Development, Consulting:**

Identifying, creating, aligning, and implementing deep tasks that extend math standards for advanced learners (grades 1 – 8)

General consulting (programming, identification, general problem solving)

Supporting communication between teachers, parents, administrators, and other stakeholders

Using formative and summative assessment effectively with talented math students

Motivating talented math students

Meeting emotional needs of talented math students

Creating a classroom culture that supports mathematical challenge

Implementing

*Advanced Common Core Math Explorations*in your classroom or school (Grades 5 – 8)Defining and applying appropriate uses of math acceleration

**Delivery of Services: **Resources; instructional modeling, observation, and reflection; interactive workshops; presentations; individual and team consulting

**Publications:**

*Advanced Common Core Math Explorations: Factors and Multiples *(2014)*Advanced Common Core Math Explorations: Numbers and Operations *(2014)*Advanced Common Core Math Explorations: Fractions *(2014)*Advanced Common Core Math Explorations: Measurement and Polygons *(2015)*Advanced Common Core Math Explorations: Ratios, Proportions, and Similarity *(2016)*Advanced Common Core Math Exploration: Probability and Statistics** *(2017)

To see all six books, please use this link: *Advanced Common Core Math Explorations**.*

All six books are published by Prufrock Press.

**Background:**

Experience: 20 years of teaching talented math students

Experience: 7 years professional development/coaching

Education: M.A., Mathematics: M.A.T., Math Education