CSET Mathematics Book + Online

CSET Mathematics Book + Online

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By Kathryn Porter
Print Edition $42.95

  • Pages: 720
  • Publication Date: April 2017
  • ISBN: 978-0-7386-1209-6

CSET Mathematics Test Prep with Online Practice 

Fifth Edition - Completely Aligned with Today's Exam

REA's CSET Mathematics test prep is designed to help teacher candidates pass the CSET and get certified to teach secondary school mathematics in California. This Book + Online prep pack is perfect for teacher education students and career-changing professionals who are seeking certification as California math teachers. In fact, it's a great resource for reviewing mathematics for anyone interested in teaching!

Written by a California-based math educator with years of experience teaching and advising future elementary and secondary school math teachers, this new edition is fully aligned with the latest test framework and California's Common Core State Standards.

Our in-depth review covers all the content domains and topics tested on the CSET Mathematics exam's three subtests---Subtest I: Number and Quantity & Algebra, Subtest II: Geometry and Probability & Statistics, Subtest III Calculus. Examples and exercises reinforce the concepts taught in each chapter.

An online diagnostic test based on actual CSET Math exam questions pinpoints strengths and weaknesses and helps you identify areas in need of further study.

Two full-length practice tests (one in the book, another online) are balanced to include every type of question on the exam. Our timed online tests feature automatic scoring and diagnostic feedback to help you zero in on the topics and types of questions that give you trouble now, so you can succeed on test day.

This test prep is a must-have for anyone who wants to become a California math teacher!

About the Author

Dr. Kathryn F. Porter is Professor of Mathematics at Saint Mary’s College of California, where she has been since 1990. While there, she has held various positions including Coordinator of the Mathematics Preparation Program for future secondary mathematics teachers, Chair of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Director of the Liberal and Civic Studies Program, and Director of Mathematics Readiness. She is currently the Chair of the Undergraduate Educational Policies Committee.

Dr. Porter earned her Ph.D. and M.S. in Mathematics at the University of Delaware and her B.S. in Secondary Education and Mathematics at Slippery Rock University. She has written many research articles in the mathematical area of topology and has served on numerous committees related to mathematics, teaching, and governance. Professor Porter is one of the founders of the highly regarded Teachers for Tomorrow program at Saint Mary’s College, and has advised future elementary and secondary school mathematics teachers throughout her three decades at Saint Mary’s.

Kathryn is the proud mother of two grown children, one a secondary mathematics teacher and the other a musician. Her interests include reading, movies, and sports.