Center for the Mathematics
Education of Latinos/as
nter for the
tinos/as is a Center
for Learning and Teaching (CLT) funded by the National Science
Foundation (NSF, Award No.
The CenterÕs main goal is to understand the interplay of mathematics
education and the unique language, social, cultural, and political issues
that affect Latino communit
One focus area of the Center is teacher education, especially in the
growth and professional development of middle school teachers of
The Center has developed a series of five professional development
mathematics courses for middle school teachers, and this course is the
first one in the series.