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Math and QR GE Mathematics and Quantitative Reasoning

This collection of webcasts, videos and informational articles is provided in support of CSU faculty who are redesigning courses and adding co-requisite support courses to GE mathematics, quantitative reasoning and written composition courses.


In academic year 2017-18, the Institute for Teaching and Learning (ITL) and the Center for the Advancement of Instruction in Quantitative Reasoning (CAIQR) produced a series of webcasts to support CSU faculty who are redesigning GE mathematics, quantitative reasoning and written composition courses.

To access recordings, slides, and other resources, please visit Transitioning to Co-Requisite Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning and Written Composition - Archive.

EO 1110 FAQ and Course Re-Design Definitions

Articles on Course Design, Co-Requisite Models, Equity and Success

For an overview of the efficacy of co-requisite support and a perspective on change in higher education, explore this article and this blog: 

For a collection of articles addressing remediation and alternative approaches click here

Upcoming Professional Development Events

For upcoming events, including conferences, webcasts, zoom meetings and workshops click here

GE Math/QR Listservs

Four listservs enable faculty and other stakeholders to request assistance, offer suggestions, and share materials and other resources with colleagues across the CSU.

To join a listserv, send an email with no subject or message to:

Once subscribed, members post queries by sending messages to the listserv address (e.g.,

Content Contact:
Dr. Emily Magruder
(562) 951-4672
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Last Update: July 20, 2018