The Five Practices in Practice: Orchestrating Productive Mathematics Discussions in High School
Presented by: Mike Steele,
Productive mathematics conversations around rich high school mathematics content are possible with each and every learner! We share brand new video and resources to explore the five practices for productive mathematics discussions - anticipating, monitoring, selecting, sequencing, and connecting - and how they come to life in the classroom.
Apr 13, 2020 07:00 PM : Division by Zero: The Math, the Myth, and the Legend
Our students ask, 'Why can't you divide by zero?' Even if the calculator is used as the authority, the 'Division by Zero Error' result is not enough to convince our students nor help them understand why you can't. In this workshop we will use hands-on, contextual problems to help students understand that there's more to this than 'You just can't.'