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If schools prioritized student needs, we would design a grading system that motivates students and helps them understand their areas for growth.
While standards may not explicitly address patterns and functions in the middle grades, both play a crucial role in math understanding at every level.
To some extent, standards should inform instruction. But educators should be careful of simply turning standards into learning objectives.
The best classroom teachers have a knack for maintaining calm in the classroom. But what are these teachers doing differently?