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The surprising outcomes of a study about sex differences in learning

The surprising outcomes of a study about sex differences in learning | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
A new long-term study of 1.5 million teenagers in 75 countries has revealed some pretty fascinating things about the differences between male and female achievement in reading and math.
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The Importance of Early Math Skills for Children | Education Guide

The Importance of Early Math Skills for Children | Education Guide | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
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MC Escher Tessellations (Lesson Plan)

MC Escher Tessellations (Lesson Plan) | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it

Discover a geometry lesson that is integrated with history and art to engage even the most math resistant of your students, and to enlighten everyone about M. C. Escher's work with tessellations. Grade 3-6


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Suzanne Bourgeois Jennings's curator insight, June 29, 2013 8:37 PM

Although this is a lesson plan for teachers, students could also use it to create a project.  Even though it is for grades 3-6, it is a good starting point for anyone on their initial foray into tesselations.

Melanie Davidson's curator insight, July 1, 2014 7:06 PM

rhythm, balance, emphasis, unity, color....

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this will work

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Dance plus math = learning at Weber State workshop

Dance plus math = learning at Weber State workshop | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
OGDEN — Math major Mollie Emerson had doubts as she waited Friday for a Weber State University workshop that promised to illustrate mathematical pri...
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Humane Education in Action: Kurt Schmidt Infuses Math with Humane Education

Humane Education in Action: Kurt Schmidt Infuses Math with Humane Education | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
Humane education can be integrated into pretty much any career or school subject. One of the trickier subjects, though, is higher level math. IHE M.Ed. graduate and university math teacher, Kurt Schmidt, spends his days… (Can math be more humane?
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Twitter / spinlight: Fun & Addicting Math Game ...

Twitter / spinlight: Fun & Addicting Math Game ... | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
Fun & Addicting Math Game just released! YodelOh Math Mountain. Only $.99! @spinlight http://t.co/VTF2d4m2wa #education #edchatie #app
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The right answer for math class - The Seattle Times

The right answer for math class - The Seattle Times | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
The right answer for math class
The Seattle Times
Nutting isn't the only person who has a concern about math education. I've heard professors say they get students who haven't mastered the fundamentals of mathematics.
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NSTA :: 2013 STEM Forum and Expo

NSTA :: 2013 STEM Forum and Expo | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
“Putting the Math in Science and the #Science in #Math” at #NSTA #STEM Forum+Expo: May 16: http://t.co/tnoFXwV4E7 #MathChat #K12 #Education
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N.J. school district adopts Singapore Math

N.J. school district adopts Singapore Math | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
The Madison, N.J., Board of Education has chosen Singapore Math for its elementary schools, largely because of the "stellar track record of the program," said K (N.J.
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Estonia Named First Computer-Based Math™ Education Country

Estonia Named First Computer-Based Math™ Education Country | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
computerbasedmath.org announced that Estonia will be the first country to make use of its revolutionary and widely praised rethink of math education in a project to build a new school statistics course.
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Do the Math! | Harvard Graduate School of Education

Do the Math! | Harvard Graduate School of Education | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it

By David McKay Wilson


Adopting the Common Core Standards has meant a big change in how and when math is learned, and taught, in our public schools.


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Don't Blame the Kids for Not Learning Math, Part 1

Don't Blame the Kids for Not Learning Math, Part 1 | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
The million dollar question: how can teachers who are not sufficiently prepared to teach yesterday's math teach tomorrow's math that focuses on providing explanations and critical thinking, not the memorization of the times tables?
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Apps for Students | Dyscalculia & Math Difficulties - NCLD

Apps for Students | Dyscalculia & Math Difficulties - NCLD | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
Mobile technologies offer hope to students who have a learning disability like dyscalculia or dyslexia. These Apple apps are especially helpful with math.
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Guess the missing term ? [python based math game]

Guess the missing term ? In this post, I will describe the steps to create a very simple textual math based game to find the missing term. Game Logic: The games is based on basic arithmetic operati...

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Making Math More Fun - Math Games Package

Fun Math Games For School Or Homeschool Education - Printable Board Games, Card Games And Game Sheets For Children. Educational Games Ready For The Classroom Or Home. Makes Math Fun And Easy. Kids, Teachers And Parents All Love These Fun Math Games.
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Real teaching means real learning: What's wrong with Math ...

Real teaching means real learning: What's wrong with Math ... | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
What's wrong with Math Education? "You can't teach that now, because then what am I going to teach next year!" Ever heard this? Ever said it? Ever been a part of a conversation with this used? I know I answered "Yes" to all ...
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Researcher: Math and Science Teachers Should Get Higher Pay

Researcher: Math and Science Teachers Should Get Higher Pay | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
Education Week Teacher's take on the latest news, ideas, and resources for teacher leaders.
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Failing Math? Here’s What You Should Do… | 3Steps Education

RT @OlympusMath: Failing Math? Here’s What You Should Do. http://t.co/jxn36lWBzy #Math
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Science, Technology, Engineering and Math: Education for Global Leadership | U.S. Department of Education

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math: Education for Global Leadership | U.S. Department of Education | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
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magic triangles: hands-on math game

magic triangles: hands-on math game | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
magic triangles is a fun, hands-on math game that gives kids a chance to play with numbers, practicing addition (magic triangles: hands-on math game http://t.co/XgbwK94r68 via @teachmama #homeschool...
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The Top 17 Math apps for iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Top 17 Math apps for iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it

"Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has started featuring the best of web and mobile apps for the year 2012. We are partnering with our sister blog Free Mobile Technology for Teachers http://www.freemobiletech.com/2012/12/9-great-math-apps-for-android.html to provide you with  lists of the featured educational apps in every possible content area. Today we have chosen to cover iPad apps for Math. The ones we have included below are among the best you can find out there , I know we will get emails from people wondering why we did not feature certain apps, but as you know, for any app to be featured here it needs to go through a rigorous process of selection. We don't just include whatever and we have talked about this in details in  previous posts."


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The Top 17 Math apps for iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Top 17 Math apps for iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it

"Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has started featuring the best of web and mobile apps for the year 2012. We are partnering with our sister blog Free Mobile Technology for Teachers http://www.freemobiletech.com/2012/12/9-great-math-apps-for-android.html to provide you with  lists of the featured educational apps in every possible content area. Today we have chosen to cover iPad apps for Math. The ones we have included below are among the best you can find out there , I know we will get emails from people wondering why we did not feature certain apps, but as you know, for any app to be featured here it needs to go through a rigorous process of selection. We don't just include whatever and we have talked about this in details in  previous posts."


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App Shopper: Tap N Tell Math (Education)

App Shopper: Tap N Tell Math (Education) | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
Mac Apps, Mac App Store, iPad, iPhone and iPod touch app store listings, news, and price drops (Price Drop: Tap N Tell Math (Education) http://t.co/xi2V0jNlXc)...
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Student Math Scores Rise With Longer Day

Student Math Scores Rise With Longer Day | Math in Secondary Education | Scoop.it
A new study finds improved math scores for students in schools with expanded learning.
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