The Importance of Focus in Mathematics





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Uploaded on Aug 19, 2011

• First-year college remediation challenges
• Mismatch between higher education and K-12 -- more mastery of fewer topics vs. covering more
• Focus as it relates to teachers' needs to build a solid foundation in early grades
• Solid early foundation enabling greater success later

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  1. 49

    Preparing for College and Careers -- High School Science Education

  2. 50

    Hands, Minds Open: The Changing Face of Science Education

  3. 51

    Common Core In the Classroom: Math in Context Algebra that "Makes Sense"

  4. 52

    Los estándares estatales de educación: Una nueva base para el éxito estudiantil (español)

  5. 53

    Common Core State Standards: A New Foundation for Student Success (Stand Alone)

  6. 54

    Common Core State Standards: A New Foundation for Student Success

  7. 55

    Common Core State Standards: Principles of Development

  8. 56

    The Mathematics Standards: How They Were Developed and Who Was Involved

  9. 57

    The English Language Arts Standards: Key Changes and their Evidence

  10. 58

    Writing to Inform and Make Arguments

  11. 59

    The Balance of Informational and Literary Texts in K-5

  12. 60

    Literary Non-Fiction in Grades 6-12: Opening New Worlds for Teachers and Students

  13. 61

    Literary Non-Fiction in the Classroom: Opening New Worlds for Students

  14. 62

    Literacy in Other Disciplines

  15. 63

    Text-Dependent Analysis in Action: Examples From Dr. MLK, Jr.'s Letter from a Birmingham Jail

  16. 64

    Conventions of Standard English Writing and Speaking

  17. 65

    Speaking and Listening: The Key Role of Evidence

  18. 66

    The Crucial Role of Higher Education and Business in Developing the Standards

  19. 67

    The Mathematics Standards: Key Changes and Their Evidence

  20. 68

    The Importance of Coherence in Mathematics

  21. The Importance of Focus in Mathematics

  22. 70

    The Importance of Mathematical Practices

  23. 71

    Mathematical Practices, Focus and Coherence in the Classroom

  24. 72

    Whole Numbers to Fractions in Grades 3-6

  25. 73

    Operations and Algebraic Thinking

  26. 74

    High School Math Courses

  27. 75

    The Importance of Mathematics Progressions

  28. 76

    The Importance of Mathematics Progressions from the Student Perspective

  29. 77

    Gathering Momentum for Algebra

  30. 78

    Mathematics Fluency: A Balanced Approach

  31. 79

    Ratio and Proportion in Grades 6-8: Connections to College and Career Skills

  32. 80

    The Mathematics Standards and the Shifts They Require

  33. 81

    Helping Teachers: Coherence and Focus

  34. 82

    Shifts in Math Practice: The Balance Between Skills and Understanding

  35. 83

    Tri-State Summit: Meeting the Needs of Disadvantaged Youth in the Afterschool Hours

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