[NCTMNOLA Processing Session 3] Summer School is Dead, Long Live Summer School

In between the instant they opened the door to Jo Boaler's talk on "Promoting Equity Through Teaching for a Growth Mindset" and when she began speaking, I, Eleanor, and a few others in my row banded together as Jo Boaler groupies. We were those people at rock festivals who get to the stage several acts … Continue reading [NCTMNOLA Processing Session 3] Summer School is Dead, Long Live Summer School

[NCTMNOLA Processing: Session 1] Classroom technology (and everything else): Start with the why

About that NCTM tech panel… I’ll be writing a fuller, NCTM recap (hopefully) sometime this week but I wanted to get some thoughts out there for my own sanity (yes, I write to process). There was a panel during NCTM entitled Teachers Leveraging Technology in the Classroom. Here was the description: “How can technology, from … Continue reading [NCTMNOLA Processing: Session 1] Classroom technology (and everything else): Start with the why

My NCTM Slides and Resources: Designing Your Problem-Based Classroom

Here is the powerpoint and additional resources for my NCTM 2014 presentation: Setting the Scene: Designing Your Problem-Based Classroom NCTM - Setting the Scene [PPT] NCTM_Problem Based Learning one pager_Krall [PDF] The Source Texts NCTM Research Brief - "Why Is Teaching With Problem Solving Important to Student Learning?" Jo Boaler - "What's Math Got To Do With … Continue reading My NCTM Slides and Resources: Designing Your Problem-Based Classroom