The Counterfeit Bill Problem
“I am often asked what the best way is to start the school year” writes Angela T. Barlow in the latest Teaching Children Mathematics blog. “My answer is always, ‘With a problem, of course!’ Not just any problem will do, though, as I want a problem that will spark discussion by eliciting a variety of solutions and/or solution strategies.” Math Tasks to Talk About
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Principles to Actions: A CCSSM Solution
There has been an overwhelming response to the release of Principles
to Actions: Ensuring Mathematical Success for All. Continuing its
tradition of mathematics education leadership, NCTM defines and describes the
principles and actions, including specific teaching practices, that are
essential for a high-quality mathematics education for all students. Order NCTM’s solution to
what will it take to turn the opportunity of the Common Core State Standards
into reality in every classroom, school, and district.
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Great Math at Your Doorstep
Join us in Indianapolis, Richmond, or Houston
for NCTM’s 2014 Regional Conferences & Expositions, our signature fall math
education events. More than 200 presentations will offer the latest on the
Common Core, NCTM's Process Standards, the Guiding Principles and Mathematics
Teaching Practices detailed in NCTM's new Principles to Actions, assessment,
differentiated instruction, 21st Century Learning in the math classroom, and
more. Register now and save up to $80!
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NCTM High School Institute
NCTM’s Interactive Institute—“Engaging Students in Learning: Mathematical Practices & Process Standards”—takes place July 31–August 2, 2014, in Chicago. This interactive professional learning experience will enable high school mathematics teachers to effectively address the mathematical practices in the Common Core State Standards and the NCTM Process Standards. Check out the schedule overview, list of speakers, and complete program information.
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2014 NCTM Election Candidates
The slate of candidates for the 2014 NCTM election has been announced by the
Nominations and Elections Committee. The election will select the next
NCTM president and four new Board of Directors members. Their terms will
begin in April 2015. Election voting begins in September 2014.
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