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University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
NEWS RELEASE
News Bureau • Schofield Hall 201Eau Claire, WI 54702
phone: (715) 836-4741
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UW-Eau Claire to Offer
‘Math for Young Achievers’ Program
MAILED: Sept. 5, 2001

         EAU CLAIRE — The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Continuing Education and UW-Extension will offer a beginning through advanced math program titled “Math for Young Achievers” during the fall semester.
         “Math for Young Achievers” is a multi-level program for elementary and middle school students who enjoy learning about different topics in mathematics. The program is designed to aid in the growth of students’ abilities in mathematics and increase their self-confidence.
         Level 1-5 classes will meet from 4 to 5 p.m. Mondays, Sept. 17 - Dec. 3. Advanced math will meet from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 19 - Dec. 12. All classes will meet in Hibbard Hall. Students will be placed in classes at the first class meeting and monitored for several weeks to ensure proper placement.
         Mathematics undergraduates supervised by a math professor will teach levels 1-5. UW-Eau Claire math majors and professors will teach advanced math.
         The cost for the semester is $150 for tuition and materials for level 1-5 classes and $225 for tuition and materials for advanced math. Registration deadline is Sept. 12. The program also will be offered during the spring semester (beginning Wednesday, Jan. 30 and Monday, Feb. 4) and students may enroll for one or both semesters.
         Call (715) 836-3636 for more information or to register.
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Updated: Sept. 5, 2001