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July 01, 2015

Video: Preparation for Fraction Multiplication

Alicia Farmer, a 5th grade math teacher in Anacortes, Wash., demonstrates how she builds her students conceptual understanding of multiplying fractions.

June 24, 2015

What Two Schools Are Doing About Teachers' Math Anxiety

"[K]ids aren't likely to buy into doing tougher math with teachers who are inwardly hyperventilating about the subject themselves," says a new brief from a New York City-based policy institute.

June 15, 2015

Teachers' Feedback Can Do More Harm Than Good, Study Finds

A new study from Vanderbilt University concluded that teachers' feedback on math problems hinders students who have a grasp on the concept but could significantly help those who still don't understand.

June 10, 2015

EdReports Makes Changes to Textbook Review Process

In response to criticism from the math community, EdReports.org, the group that bills itself as the Consumer Reports of common-core instructional materials, is making changes to its textbook review process.

June 03, 2015

Video: Modeling and Graphing Real-World Situations

After collaborating with colleagues, high school math teacher Krista McAtee devises a lesson meant to help students understand graphing.

May 28, 2015

Physics Website Posts a Pitch for Arts Education

A physics website lauds the importance of arts education. It's not alone among the sciences.

April 30, 2015

Pencils Down, Minds On

Solving problems starts with sense-making, not answer-getting.

April 23, 2015

'Cheryl's Birthday' Problem Gets the Internet Talking About Math

A high school math problem from Singapore made the rounds on the Internet.

April 19, 2015

Math Teacher Wants Change, Just Not Sure How Much

Are you a science or math teacher who feels like moving away from grades is something you can't do? Check out this interview with Jim Cordery, a math teacher from NJ shared his thoughts with me about grading and challenges he has with #TTOG.

April 14, 2015

Common-Core Alignment Tool: Looking at Grade-Level Textbooks

The toolkit for determining whether publishers' instructional materials are aligned to the Common Core State Standards has grown once again.

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