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Breakout Session III -03 Strategies for Preparing Students for Calculus (e.g., Bridge Programs)

Panelists: Rahman Tashakkori, Appalachian State University; Anant R. Kukreti, University of Cincinnati; Warren N. Waggenspack, Jr, Louisiana State University

Moderator: Russ Pimmel, NSF 


This session will consider the challenges and successes associated with preparing students for courses in calculus. Various strategies, including placement exams, bridge programs, tutoring, and special courses, may be discussed.