Students make presentations at math summit

University of Houston-Victoria students enrolled in “Teaching Math Methods” and associate professor Barba Patton, third from left on first row, take a group photo after making presentations during Friday’s Fort Bend County Math Summit meeting at UH Sugar Land. The students gave presentations about time, measurement, fractions, decimals, place value, money, patterns, estimating and rounding, personal finance and sequencing. The students are pursuing teaching degrees in the UHV School of Education, Health Professions & Human Development.

The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region since 1973 in Victoria, Texas, offers courses leading to more than 80 academic programs in the schools of Arts & Sciences; Business Administration; and Education, Health Professions & Human Development. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus, as well as an instructional site in Katy, Texas, and online classes that students can take from anywhere. UHV supports the American Association of State Colleges and Universities Opportunities for All initiative to increase awareness about state colleges and universities and the important role they have in providing a high-quality and accessible education to an increasingly diverse student population, as well as contributing to regional and state economic development.

Jeremy Shapiro