Uniquely Qualified Instructor
Whitnie Del Toro is an experienced elementary teacher who has supported all students – general education, ELL, special ed, gifted – in the area of math in the classroom. Whitnie knows how to engage students in understanding key math concepts using math games and visual math models. She knows how to increase students' mathematical literacy and numeracy skills with engaging number routines and understands how to engage students and to maximize their mathematical potential.
Whitnie enjoys presenting the latest, cutting edge ideas for enhancing student learning. She provides strategies and activities that help teachers maximize their math block and help students develop conceptual understanding. She is known for presenting seminars that are engaging, practical and teacher-friendly. Whitnie is the author of Using Models, Games and Routines to Increase Math Learning (Grades 3-6), the comprehensive resource handbook you will receive at this full day seminar of highly practical, engaging ways to maximize student success with math models, games and number routines. Join Whitnie and leave feeling recharged and confident, ready to put these outstanding ideas to immediate use with your grades 3-6 students.
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
"I learned a lot of valuable information and will be able to use a lot of the games/resources in my class."
"This was a fun and engaging seminar! I love how Whitnie gave us time to work together outside of the seminar. The amount of resources she gave us was outstanding and I can't wait to use what I have learned in my classroom!"
"Whitnie is a master teacher! She has made this all so practical and easy to think about."
"Whitnie puts the best interests of all of students at the forefront of everything she does. I can't wait to try these ideas in my classroom."