While standards may not explicitly address patterns and functions in the middle grades, both play a crucial role in math understanding at every level.
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While some schools still rely on PD by powerpoint, today’s educators expect more. Teacher coaching helps teacher takes ownership of their goals.
Students of all ages may struggle with fraction operations. They’re not that hard, as long as students understand the concept of fractions.
Traditional math focused on arithmetic until high school. Common Core uses visual models to introduce conceptual math earlier.
Flexible groupings allow students to work at their own level while also providing opportunities for collaborative learning.
While educators across the country are intent on raising test scores and integrating technology, one superintendent is focusing on the benefits of recess.