Addressing Parents' Concerns about Mathematics Reform

  • Addressing Parents' Concerns about Mathematics Reform

    Scott Hendrickson, Daniel Siebert, Stephanie Smith, Heidi Kunzler, Sharon Christensen
    Methods teachers can use to address parents' concerns about reform-oriented mathematics curricula. Methods include: hosting evening meetings with groups of parents, preparing general presentations, supplying handouts decribing homework, inviting parents into the classroom, and advice on how to deal with vocal parents.