Feb 11, 2013
On Friday, July 6, 2012, Reedley welcomes back Dr.Yeap Ban Har, principal of Marshall Cavendish Institute, a leading global professional development institute for Singapore Math.
Dr. Yeap, holds a concurrent appointment as the director of curriculum and professional development at Pathlight School, a K-10 autism oriented school in Singapore. He is a notable researcher, author of our Math books and teacher in the area of mathematics education. Prior to this trip to Manila, he conducted courses in various parts of the state of Hawaii and was in Brunei and Thailand to consult with the departments of education in both countries. He will soon be at the International Congress on Mathematics Education (ICME) in South Korea where he will be leading a discussion group on creativity in mathematics education.
Dr. Yeap trained our Math teachers for the first time last year and he will be coming over to give a follow-up training to our teachers as part of Reedley’s commitment to continued professional development.