Preconference Workshops

  • Preconference Mathematics Workshops

    April 25, 2018 • Walter E. Washington Convention Center

    Take advantage of preconference workshops to advance student learning in your classroom. Space is limited and preregistration for these events is required.

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    Teaching Mathematics through Social Justice: Mathematics Ideas for the Classroom and Beyond

    Quality mathematics and social justice in mathematics teaching are imperative if equity is to exist in our classrooms. Experience social justice activities and leave with tools to foster thinking in mathematics through a social justice lens, classroom tasks with a high level of cognitive demand, and a plan for taking action.

    Implementing the Eight Effective Mathematics Teaching Practices in Your Classroom

    Gain a deeper understanding of what the eight effective mathematics teaching practices are, how they can be implemented in the classroom, and what can be gained from making them a part of one’s daily teaching practice.

    Multitiered Systems of Support: What are Effective Interventions and Assessments?

    Help struggling students develop the skills and habits that will increase their understanding of mathematical concepts. Review the structure and features of common multi-tiered systems, such as RtI. You'll return to the classroom with activities that support teaching number and operations and algebra readiness in grades 3–8, as well as assessment strategies that provide ways to gather evidence of students'’ progress.