Math Specialist

The Math Specialist at Lyndale Community School exist to serve the math needs of Lyndale's teachers, students, and families. The Math Specialist work with teachers to co-plan and co-teach math instruction. Our goal is to help every grade in some capacity whether it be helping to differentiate or working with small intervention and enrichment groups.

Our ultimate ambition as math specialists is to help students learn one of the most important skills of all:  problem solving. Mathematics is a vehicle through which problem solving skills can be fostered.

Our tasks are to:

  • Provide students with quality mathematics instruction to help them be successful now and beyond through acquiring the necessary problem solving skills
  • Work with teachers to build capacity in the school for high quality, research-, and standards-based mathematics instruction
  • Connect with families and the larger school community in terms of math support