Institute for Educational Development

Uniquely Qualified Instructor

JOE PFALZER is a highly experienced secondary math educator and a daily Desmos user with over 30 years of experience. Joe is passionate about equipping fellow secondary math teachers with innovative, practical tools and ideas they can immediately use in their classrooms.

Drawing from his many years using DESMOS, Joe’s seminars are fast-paced, interactive and highly engaging, providing you with many strategies to use tomorrow. Joe shares just how easily students can use Desmos to not only access the mathematics but also extend their thinking. He is also the author of Making Best Use of DESMOS to Strengthen Your MATH Instruction, the extensive resource handbook each participant will receive at the seminar.

Join Joe for an outstanding day full of specific ways you can get the most out of Desmos to strengthen your grades 6-12 math instruction. You will leave not only with valuable information, tools, resources, and techniques to accelerate your students’ learning, but recharged and confident to maximize your use of DESMOS.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

“This was definitely worth my time!”

“ It is clear Joe uses DESMOS effectively with his students. I can’t wait to try these ideas with mine!”

“Joe is humble, grounded in the reality of teaching, and so knowledgeable. A truly productive day!

“The training was very informative! I have a lot of strategies to use right away.”

“This was good, I feel like I have a lot to bring back to the classroom.”

“This day was a great use of my time. It is clear that Joe understands the needs of both teachers and students.”