Special Education Math Cadre (SEMC)

Improving Educator Quality Grant Program

Funded by the Council on Postsecondary Education

Award Year Amount
January 2011 - June 2012 $150,000

Districts Included in Grant

Breckinridge Marion
Danville Ind. Middlesboro Ind.
Elizabethtown Ind. Montgomery
Fayette Nelson
Franklin Owensboro Ind.
Grayson Washington
Hardin Woodford


  • Enhance learning of concepts related to the Number Properties and Operations (NPO) strand of the Mathematics CCS for students of participating teachers.
  • Enhance participating teachers' conceptual understanding and pedagogical content knowledge related to the big idea NPO.
  • Enhance participating teachers' ability to implement effective mathematics instruction using research-based strategies to prepare students for success in college and/or career.
  • Improve student understanding and achievement in mathematics


Jim Moore & Pam Harned - PIMSER Regional Teacher Partners
Christie Perry - Morehead State University
David Royster - University of Kentucky

For More Information

For more information on this program, please contact:
Kim Zeidler-Watters, Director

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