Math Club Problem Posing
Ksenija Simic-Muller, Erin Turner, Maura Varley
after-school mathematics program for Latino students focuses on exploring the
mathematical practices of the community’s businesses.
Support Preservice Teachers’ Reasoning and Justification
using related division problems to support community building, teacher
candidates examined video and other records, developed explanations and mental
models, and analyzed task elements and implementations.
Mathematical Graphic Organizers
alternative to standard four-step problem solving uses graphic organizers to
give teachers quick, efficient diagnoses of students’ individual abilities and
a comfortable, familiar method to facilitate instruction.
Early Algebra to Reach the Range of Learners
Deborah Schifter, Susan Russell, Virginia Bastable
explicitly stating generalizations and finding examples, counterexamples, and
proofs—algebraic reasoning—lets young students think more about the principles
that underlie their work and can support those who struggle as well as those
Supporting Math Vocabulary Acquisition
Jennifer Bay-Williams, Stefanie Livers
and how teachers can use rich mathematical vocabulary to develop and maximize
students’ learning, particularly English Language Learners and struggling