Solving the Problematic: Creating Tasks, Lessons, and Projects That Model Our Actual, Messy World
Presented by: Carl Oliver,
Modelling helps students apply math, are they applying it in the world they actually live in? Learn how to use math to explore systems from our world, even the messy ones. Pull ideas from tested examples, find topics that are relevant for your students, discuss best practices and cautions for designing your own routines, lessons, and projects.
Apr 23, 2020 07:00 PM : How We Move from Equality to Equity and Justice in Mathematics Teaching
How do we move towards equity for all of our children? We will discuss how our schools can redistribute power in and out of the classroom. We include issues of community, reparations, and the work we must do to assure our students have supportive environments. We pay special attention to issues of culture and diversity from multiple lenses.