Pierce Building

Workshops & Seminars

SMI Peer-Led CSET Preparation Workshops

Each session will cover different relevant exam topics that are typically more challenging.
** If an active waitlist is in place, students who do not show up to the registered CSET workshop session or do not provide 3-business day advance notice for cancellation, they will automatically release their future reservations made within the CSET workshop series.**

CSET Science Subtest I Workshop Series

All sessions are held in 1114 Pierce Hall

Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. to 10:50 a.m.

Session 1: Tuesday, January 28 2020
Earth and Space Science & Engineering Design Process

Session 2: Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Physical and Life Sciences

Session 3: Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Free Response Questions (FRQ)

Session 4: Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Practice Test


CSET Math Subtest I Workshop Series

 --ALL SESSIONS FULL (effective 1/30/20, sign-up will automatically put you on the WAITLIST)--

All sessions are held in 1114 Pierce Hall

Wednesdays from 11:00 a.m. to 11:50 a.m.

Session 1: Wednesday, January 29, 2020  
Complex Number Systems & Number Theory

Session 2: Wednesday, February 12, 2020  
Algebraic Structures & Polynomial Equations & Inequalities

Session 3: Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Polynomial Equations & Inequalities (proving Factor Theorem & Quadratic Formula) & Functions

Session 4: Wednesday, March 11, 2020  
Linear Algebra & Practice Test


****All SMI workshops and seminars require RSVP. Seats are limited.****

Guest Speakers Series


 -- FULL-- 

(effective 1/29/20, sign-up will automatically put you on the WAITLIST)

Dr. Maria Simani

Executive Director for the California Science Project (CSP)

Effective science and math practices for measuring students’ competency & engagement

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

11:00 to 11:50 a.m.

SMI Resource Center (1114 Pierce Hall)

****All SMI workshops and seminars require RSVP.  Seats are limited.****