FLEX Course: Math and Sports Analytics, Be the GM of Your Favorite Team
In this 4 session FLEX class, students will unpack some of the Math and Analytics used by GMs of Pro Sports Teams to Make Decisions
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This course will combine some math skills and sports analytics to help students understand what it is like to be a professional sports team general manager. We will primarily focus on the sports of football, basketball, and baseball, though other sports can be used based on student interest. The primary math/economics topics we will explore will include: *Budgets *Spreadsheets *Opportunity Cost *Interest *Sunk cost analysis The Sports concepts we will look at include: *Salary Caps * Trade...
Students will be working on simulations, watching short videos from the instructor, and writing analysis statements about what they are learning.
I supply a class document with all of the key information and websites.
Students will be given regular feedback on their simulations and answers to questions via the Outschool platform.
No live meetings, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
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Michael J Zavada20 years experience as a History/Economics/Basketball/Golf Teacher-Coach at College/High School/Middle School levels
99 total reviews
84 completed classes
Through Outschool, I focus on courses that would not normally be offered in school where students get to experience real-world fun occupations like the role of the General Manager of a Professional Sports team. My courses are fun, but also...