Generative Topics: Building a Curriculum around Big Ideas

  • Generative Topics: Building a Curriculum around Big Ideas

    Ron Ritchhart
    Through the regular use of generative topics, students develop a sense of curiosity about, and appreciation of, mathematics while acquiring skills within the context of their application rather than in isolation. Through generative topics, both students and teachers can explore and exploit a world of deep, rich, and powerful mathematics that has both focus and coherence.