Distance Learning Courses – Spring

Distance Learning Courses

Spring 2021 Distance Learning Opportunities 

In response to COVID-19 Making Math Real is now offering 3 special distance learning opportunities online via Zoom, for the 2021 Spring Institute.   [click here for next projected offering of the Overview, K-12]

Since the first public offering of Making Math Real in 1996, attendees of Making Math Real Institute courses have come from all over the state of California, from all around the country, and from all around the world. Now that Pre-Algebra will be offered online for the first time, travel is no longer an issue or expense for those who would like to attend this course. Don’t miss this very unique opportunity!

For those MMRI participants who have successfully completed the prerequisites Overview, K-12 and Fractions, Decimals & Advanced Place Value, please join us for this special distance learning opportunity:


18 half-days via Zoom  |  Feb. 6-7, 20-21, Mar. 6-7, 20-21, April 10-11, 24-25, May 1-2, 15-16, 29-30  |  9am-1pm  |  5 optional units
Registration Fee: $1,999 (includes tuition and materials binder [shipped upon registration])
Mandatory Prerequisite: Fractions, Decimals & Advanced Place Value


DL Course Discounts*SAVE up to 50%

Early Bird
Register by January 15, SAVE 10%

Repeat Discount
Participants repeating Pre-Algebra SAVE 50%

* Discounts may not be combined.

From February 13 – May 23, Making Math Real is offering a series of 2 refresher intensive mini-courses intended to expand and maximize several key units from two major 12-day and 10-day series courses.  Each of these Intensives is only available to those participants who have completed (or are currently registered in) the respective courses that contained each unit. Comparing & Ordering Fractions is only available to participants who have completed Fractions, Decimals & Advanced Place Value and Mental Percent Problem Solving is only available to participants who have completed Pre-Algebra.

Comparing & Ordering Fractions Intensive

6 half-days via Zoom |  Saturdays & Sundays: February 13-14, 27-28 & March 13-14 |  9am-1pm
Registration Fee:  $859  (includes tuition and required course reader: the newly published book in the MMR Fractions Series: Fractions III: Comparing and Ordering Fractions [shipped upon registration])
Mandatory Prerequisite: Completed Fractions, Decimals & Advanced Place Value

Mental Percent Problem Solving Intensive

4 half-days via Zoom |  Saturdays & Sundays: April 17-18 and May 22-23 |  9am-1pm    
Registration Fee:  $529  (includes tuition and specially prepared packet that provides examples of necessary structures & increments. The contents of this packet are representative excerpts from the forthcoming book: Mental Percent Problem Solving [shipped after registering])
Mandatory Prerequisite: Completed or currently registered in Pre-Algebra

DL Intensive Discounts*SAVE over $200

Early Bird
Register for any 1 Intensive by January 15, SAVE 10%

Two Package Deal
Register for 2 Intensives, SAVE 15%

* Discounts may not be combined.


In order to participate in Distance Learning courses, please sign up for a free Zoom account, download the software, and watch “how-to” videos here:  https://us02web.zoom.us/

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