Designed to ensure that students not only gain the minimum knowledge required before starting their IBDP Mathematics course but that they also develop the strong confidence and expertise in mathematics which will allow them to do well. Students will learn and refine their algebraic techniques that are so important as well as study the basic and advanced concepts of functions, trigonometry, vectors, set theory, statistics, probability, matrices, sequences/series and logarithms.
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Jacek Latkowski is a teacher with 22 years of experience including 14 years with the IB programme and 9 years with OSC. He has worked at various international schools, currently at The British School in Warsaw as the Head of Mathematics Department. He has taught IB Mathematics, Physics and TOK and has 8 years' examining experience in Mathematics HL. Jacek Latkowski was born in Poland, educated in Canada and is currently back in Poland. He holds various university degrees including a Ph.D. in theoretical physics as he continues to combine his school work with the scientific research.
George Reuter has been teaching IB Mathematics SL at Canandaigua Academy in Canandaigua, New York (USA) since 2003. He works for OSC as a Pre-IB Maths teacher during the OSC Pre-IB Summer School and is currently the Meet Coordinator for the Monroe County Math League, Vice President of the New York State Mathematics League, and the Head Coach of the Upstate NY Math Team... which means that he does a lot of crazy math... all the time... In his spare time, he enjoys playing video games, watching sports, and (of course) doing math. He lives with his wife and five children in Canandaigua.