B/VI Community of Practice

Thief River Falls MN, 56601

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B/VI Community of Practice
  • Providing District: Regions 1 and 2
  • Campus: Northwest Service Cooperative
  • Room/Building: Conference Room
  • Fee: $0
  • Lunch/Dinner: On your own
  • Event Date:: Sept. 27, 2019, 8 a.m.
  • Occupancy 3
  • Facilitator: Nicole Eck

We will be having our first Blind/Visually Impaired Community of Practice meeting on Friday, September 27th at the Northwest Service Cooperative Center from 8-3:30. Lunch will be on your own. 

Agenda Below: 

September 27, 2019 Statewide Vision Meeting Agenda MDE 1500 Hwy 36 West, Roseville, MN 55113 Room CCB-15, 8:30am – 3:30pm 

Expected Outcomes Statewide Vision Community of Practice Members will: 

• Learn about the basic principles of UEB and how they apply to math 

• Review Nemeth in UEB context 

• Participate in UEB hands-on practice of: 

o signs of operation and comparison o fractions o superscripts and subscripts o radicals o measurement, shapes and angles, other symbols


8:30am Greetings, introductions, remote information Kristin Oien & Doug Gray 

9:00am Basic principles of UEB and how they apply to math Frances Mary D’Andrea 

• Grade 1 Mode 

• The Stand-Alone Rule 

10:00am Morning break 

10:15am UEB hands-on practice! Frances Mary D’Andrea 

• Signs of operation and comparison 

• Fractions 

• Superscripts and subscripts 

• Radicals 

• Measurement, shapes and angles, other symbols 

• Other higher level math content 

12:00pm Lunch on your own 

1:00pm Nemeth in UEB context Frances Mary D’Andrea 

2:00pm Implementation issues 

• Pros and cons 

• Discussion! 


3:00pm Q&A, meeting evaluation Kristin Oien

Nicole Eck