### Stony Brook Mathematics Department

## MAE 301 - Fundamentals of Secondary School Mathematics - Fall 2001

** MAE 301** is designed to review all of secondary school
mathematics from the point of view of college students who have
studied calculus and linear algebra, with the goal of
providing a solid foundation for teaching this material.
**Prerequisite:** Admission into the Mathematics Department
Secondary Teacher Preparation Program.

**Instructor:**
Anthony Phillips, Math Tower 3-113, (2-8259)
Office Hours: Wed, Th 10-12.

**Text:**
"Mathematics for High School Teachers: An Advanced
Perspective" by the University of Chicago School Mathematics Project.
We will be piloting this text this semester. Copies will be
distributed at the first class meeting. The books will be free,
but students will be asked in exchange, as they work through
the book, to fill out a form listing any difficulties they
have with the text and any suggestions for its improvement.

**Special Needs:**
If you have a physical, psychological, medical or
learning disability that may impact on your ability
to carry out assigned course work, I would urge that you
contact the staff in the Disabled Student Services office
(DSS), Room 133 Humanities, 632-6748/TDD. DSS will review
your concerns and determine, with you, what accommodations
are necessary and appropriate. All information and
documentation of disability is confidential.

*
Anthony Phillips*

Math Dept SUNY Stony Brook

tony@math.sunysb.edu

August 17 2001