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Sarah's Summer Road Trip: Uncovering the Secrets of Great Teaching

There's nothing that defines summer more than the classic road trip. Great plans, detours, getting...

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Harness the Power of Writing in Math

I've always been an English-Language Arts kinda guy. Math was never my forte. When I learned that...

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The Five Steps of My Coaching Demo Process

This past year as a math coach for my district has been eye-opening, engaging and a whirlwind...

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Shadow Con: Extending Conference Learning

As attendees and presenters, we go to conferences to learn, share and improve our practice. But how...

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Critiquing Reasoning = Rich Math Task

As my fifth graders were nearing the end of our unit on volume, I went back to the Common Core...

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Less Is More: Increasing Mathematical Thinking

"All great changes are preceded by chaos."  -- Deepak Chopra

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Developing A Math Team: Online and In Person

If you heard me use the word "colleague" in a conversation a few years ago, I would have been...

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Collaborating Around Math: Before, During, and After Lessons

As a teacher, I was lucky to work consistently with teaching partners that pushed my thinking and...

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Five Strategies for Peer Observation To Improve Practice

"We cannot create what we can't imagine." - Lucille Clifton

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What Does Math Look Like in Today's Classroom?

In our series Engaging Students with Productive Struggle, we showed you how math teachers use...

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5 I Love: Essential Math Tools for the Overwhelmed

 Your week doesn't have to be like this.

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Learning from Students’ Productive Struggles

As you think about getting ready for assessments, it's important to think about the role student...

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Planning to Assess: How to Align Your Instruction

For many of us, the new year brings new assessments -- and undoubtedly, some anxiety. This can be a...

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Common Core Math: Differentiating for Special Education

The teachers at Tahlequah High School in Tahlequah, Oklahoma are committed to making sure all of...

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Common Core Math Playlist: Engaging Students with Productive Struggle

Editor's Note: Math teachers across the country are learning the power of formative assessment in...

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Videos and Resources for Making STEM Come Alive

Over the next several years, 80% of the fastest growing occupations in the United States depend on...

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Video Playlist and Resources: Teaching STEM

Over the next 6 years, the percentage of jobs in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)...

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Lesson Ideas: Mush Forward with the Iditarod!

The Iditarod, which stretches 975 miles from Anchorage to Nome, has all the hallmarks of a great...

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Bird is the WORD? Word Walls: Operational vs. Interactive

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6 Routines to Support Mathematical Thinking

Whenever I take a new teacher to observe a veteran teacher, I'm surprised at what they notice. We...

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