“One of the challenges of teaching math, particular in the United States is that school math seems to come from a different universe than life math.” In a recent edWebinar, Sara Delano Moore, Ph.D., Director of Professional Learning for ORIGO Education, underscored that we, as educators, need to help students engage in math by seeing math as something vital to them. Moore points out that there are formal mathematicians with advanced degrees and accreditations, but anyone who uses math and thinks about the world quantitively can be considered a mathematician.
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In this two-part edWebinar series, explore fractions in our everyday lives. The February session focuses on sharing and scaling.
In this two-part edWebinar series, explore fractions in our everyday lives. The January session focuses on time and money.
Presented by Sara Delano Moore, Ph.D., Director of Professional Learning, ORIGO Education Sponsored by ORIGO Education Watch the Recording Deep learning, as described in John Hattie’s Visible Learning™ research, focuses on recognizing relationships among ideas. When students are engaged in deep learning in the mathematics classroom, they are actively seeking to understand the underlying structure… read more →
In this edWebinar, Sara Delano Moore, Ph.D. explores a variety of resources to support student understanding and mastery of multiplication.
In part one of this series, see models and representations which reflect both the meanings of subtraction and strategies students use to subtract.
In this edWebinar, Dr. Melinda Schwartz, Learning Services Educator at ORIGO Education, discusses effective tools and strategies that build productive partnerships that help cultivate intentional conversations before, during, and after instruction takes place.
Presented by Dr. Sara Delano Moore, ORIGO Education Sponsored by ORIGO Education Watch the Recording If you view the recording and would like a CE certificate, join the Mathematics for Young Learners community and go to the CE Quizzes link in the Community Toolbox. Problem solving is an important part of teaching and learning mathematics.… read more →
In this edWebinar, Dr. Sara Delano Moore discusses strategies for creating a classroom environment which supports problem solving and productive struggle.