Inver Hills Community College

Minneapolis Roosevelt High School

This site gives a year-by-year, quarter-by-quarter breakdown of the mathematics courses which I have taught. These courses were given at:

- (UM) Math Department, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
- (GC) General College, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
- (SP) Special Projects (UMTYMP), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
- (IH) Inver Hills Community College, Inver Grove Heights, MN

**1984-1985**: First year as a Teaching Assistant in the math department at the University of Minnesota.

- (UM) College Algebra - Fall
- (UM) College Algebra - Winter
- (UM) Business Calculus - Spring

- (UM) Business Calculus
- (UM) Pre-Calculus

**1985-1986**: Second year in as a Teaching Assistant. Given lecture sections during the Winter and Spring quarters.

- (UM) Calculus I - Fall
- (UM) Trigonometry - Winter
- (UM) Intermediate Algebra - Spring

- (UM) Business Calculus

**1986-1987**: This year will be spent in the "Integrated Honors" sections of Calculus I. This is a five quarter sequence of calculus classes for IT honors students.

- (UM) Honors Calculus I - Fall
- (UM) Honors Calculus II - Winter
- (UM) Honors Calculus III - Spring

- (UM) Business Calculus
- (UM) Teaching Orientation Leader

**1987-1988**: I'll be finishing up with the Honors kids. They are really smart - many will go on to very prestigious colleges and universities.

- (UM) Honors Calculus IV - Fall
- (UM) Honors Calculus V - Winter
- (UM) Business Calculus - Spring

- (UM) Teaching Orientation Leader

**1988-1989**: A pretty basic year while I work on my PhD.

- (UM) Calculus I - Fall
- (UM) Calculus II - Winter
- (UM) Calculus III - Spring

- (UM) Teaching Orientation Leader

**1989-1990**: The year before I get married, so I want it to be fairly stress free.

- (UM) College Algebra - Fall
- (UM) College Algebra - Winter
- (UM) College Algebra Course Supervisor - Spring

- (UM) Teaching Orientation Leader

**1990-1991**: I take a Fall overload so I can participate in a study to determine if regular writing assignments can be useful for College Algebra students. Aparna Ganguli of the University of Minnesota is the leader of the study.

- (UM) College Algebra (Writing Section) - Fall
- (UM) College Algebra (Control Section) - Fall
- (UM) Calculus I - Spring

- (UM) Multi-Variable Calculus
- (UM) Teaching Orientation Leader

**1991-1992**: This is the first of three years teaching for the University of Minnesota Talented Youth Program (UMTYMP). It is a program designed to challenge gifted high school math students.

- (SP) UMTYMP Calculus I - Fall
- (SP) UMTYMP Calculus II - Spring

- (UM) Pre-Major Advising Specialist

**1992-1993**: This is my busiest year ever! I am working part-time at three different locations!

- (SP) UMTYMP Calculus I - Fall
- (IH) Intermediate Algebra - Fall
- (GC) Intermediate Algebra II - Fall
- (GC) Intermediate Algebra II - Winter
- (SP) UMTYMP Calculus II - Spring
- (IH) Pre-Calculus - Spring
- (GC) Intermediate Algebra II - Spring

**1993-1994**: This fantastic year is spent both at Inver Hills Community College and with the UMTYMP calculus students. The full-time Inver Hills job is finally earning some cash for me!!!

- (SP) UMTYMP Calculus I - Fall
- (IH) Decimals/Percents - Fall
- (IH) Intermediate Algebra I(2) - Winter
- (IH) Vector Calculus - Winter
- (SP) UMTYMP Calculus II - Spring
- (IH) Business Calculus (2) - Spring
- (GC) Intermediate Algebra - Spring

**1994-1995**: Another great year at Inver Hills! But alas, this job is only temporary.

- (IH) Decimals/Percents - Fall
- (IH) Intermediate Algebra - Fall
- (IH) Statistics - Fall
- (IH) Intermediate Algebra II - Winter
- (IH) Statistics - Winter
- (IH) Vector Calculus - Winter
- (IH) Business Calculus - Spring
- (IH) Pre-Calculus - Spring

- (UM) Calculus I

**1995-1996**: This was a very busy year with education courses, student teaching, and teaching at the university to earn my way through school.

- (UM) Calculus I - Fall
- (UM) Calculus I (Emerging Scholars) - Fall
- (UM) Calculus II (Emerging Scholars) - Winter
- (UM) Business Calculus - Winter
- (Roos) Geometry - Student Teaching (3) - Spring
- (Roos) Math Tech - Student Teaching - Spring

**Postal address:**

David Wiggins

Mathematics Department

127 Vincent Hall

206 Church St. SE

Minneapolis, MN 55455

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