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Sketchpad Explorer on edshelf - virtual math manipulatives

Sketchpad Explorer on edshelf - virtual math manipulatives | Math education | Scoop.it
Information and reviews about Sketchpad Explorer

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Algebra, Geometry Classes Vary in Rigor, Says Study

Algebra, Geometry Classes Vary in Rigor, Says Study | Math education | Scoop.it
Fewer than one in five students who took an Algebra I "honors" class were actually exposed to rigorous mathematics, according to the National Assessment of Educational Progress's latest high school transcript study.

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Top Educational iPad Apps for High School | The Classroom | Synonym on Synonym<

"An iPad is a pricey gadget but not necessarily an entirely extravagant purchase. The App Store offers much more than "Angry Birds" and Instagram. Its stock includes educational tools for just about every high school subject and standardized exam. By providing access to no- and low-cost alternatives to other academic expenses such as graphing calculators, textbooks and tutors, iPads have the potential to save families money. At their best, educational apps empower students to customize their study methods so that every learning style has a path to academic achievement"


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The Math App Collection for Parents - 25 tools

The Math App Collection for Parents - 25 tools | Math education | Scoop.it
A collection of education technology by Glenda Stewart-Smith 

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The Common Core Mathematics Standards and Community College Requirements

The Common Core Mathematics Standards and Community College Requirements | Math education | Scoop.it

By Marc Tucker

 

"It takes time for states, districts, schools and teachers to absorb and put into practice a set of standards.  Worldwide, 10 years is a common cycle."


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New approach helps DelTech students conquer math - The News Journal

New approach helps DelTech students conquer math
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Lucien Powell, a DelTech freshman from Dover, gets some advice from John Squires, who helped popularize the 'math emporium' model.
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Principals on Transitioning to College- and Career-Ready Standards

Principals on Transitioning to College- and Career-Ready Standards | Math education | Scoop.it

 Alliance For Excellent Education

 

May 2, 2013

Capital Hill Briefing

 

 

 

 

 

 

Participants
Mitchell Curry, Principal, Scott Morgan Johnson Middle School (McKinney, TX)
Lindsay Fryer, Professional Staff Member,
U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Education and Workforce
Michael Gamel-McCormick, PhD, Senior K–12 Education Policy Advisor
U.S. Senate HELP Committee (majority staff)
Robbie Hooker, EdD, Principal, Clarke Central High School (Athens, GA)
Daniel Wiebers, Principal, Trenton R I-X High School (Trenton, MO)
Bob Wise, President, Alliance for Excellent Education



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Brain measurements predict math progress with tutoring | Body ...

The findings suggest that kids struggling with their math homework aren't necessarily slacking off, says cognitive scientist David Geary of the University of Missouri in Columbia. “They just may not have as much brain region ...
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25 Math Apps Parents Can Give to Their Kids From edshelf

25 Math Apps Parents Can Give to Their Kids From edshelf | Math education | Scoop.it
Teacher-recommended iPad & iPhone math apps for kids that parents can install, such as Algebra Touch, Geometry Pad, Connect Sums, etc.

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John Pearce's curator insight, June 16, 2013 2:02 AM

edshelf is a pretty neat curation tool that in this case  Glenda Stewart-Smith of Surrey School District #36 in Canada has used to put together this collection of iPhone and iPad apps to cover all kinds of mathematical concepts in fun and engaging ways. It’s perfect for going on the road and keeping your little ones busy and learning.

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Literacy Design Collaborative Math Examples! #ccss #ccchat #edchat #mathchat


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