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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 

Summary:

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.