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10 Apps for Math Fluency

10 Apps for Math Fluency | Math and Science | Scoop.it
Edutopia blogger Monica Burns reviews ten apps, many available for both iOS and Android, that encourage math fluency by engaging elementary students with games to amuse as well as teach.
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AP® Science Courses | Advances in AP

AP® Science Courses | Advances in AP | Math and Science | Scoop.it

Below you will find information on changes in AP Science courses....

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Education Week Teacher Professional Development Sourcebook: The Teaching Effect

Education Week Teacher Professional Development Sourcebook: The Teaching Effect | Math and Science | Scoop.it
When it comes to improving students' math skills, teacher professional development has more of an impact than new textbooks or technology, says a Johns Hopkins research review.
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Dan Meyer: Math class needs a makeover | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Today's math curriculum is teaching students to expect -- and excel at -- paint-by-numbers classwork, robbing kids of a skill more important than solving problems: formulating them.
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Marilyn Burns Math - Classroom Intro and Sample

Intro video to show a teacher's use of Marilyn Burns books

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Is the 'New' Math Effective or Destructive?

Is the 'New' Math Effective or Destructive? | Math and Science | Scoop.it
To say that the problems in our math education system are entirely due to the introduction of the new math curriculum is pretty irresponsible, given that any number of other factors could be contributing to the problem, writes David Wees.
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Arthur Benjamin's formula for changing math education | Video on TED.com

Forget Calculus - What's the main reason for Statistics? Real Life Application Skills.

 

TED Talks Someone always asks the math teacher, "Am I going to use calculus in real life?" And for most of us, says Arthur Benjamin, the answer is no. He offers a bold proposal on how to make math education relevant in the digital age.

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Games in the Mathematics Classrooms: There’s an App for That!

Games in the Mathematics Classrooms: There’s an App for That! | Math and Science | Scoop.it
Educational app developer and guest blogger Patrick Feeney looks at what makes a good math gaming app and lists some of his favorite puzzles that engage students while teaching them effectively.
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The Importance of Mathematical Practices

• Standards for Mathematical practice --processes and proficiencies • Habits of mind of the mathematically proficient student • Description of modeling; appl...
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Project Based Learning: Explained.

The Buck Institute for Education commissioned the cutting-edge advertising agency, Common Craft, to create a short animated video that explains in clear lang...
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Primary Maths Educational Resources

Primary Maths Educational Resources | Math and Science | Scoop.it
Primary maths educational resources have a core place in numeracy. Children must comprehend and become competent in the concepts, processes and skills of numeracy.

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The Importance of Mathematics Progressions

Explanation of the importance of teaching in progressions - following the Instructional Periods - using the Common Core.

 

Progressions, with examples • Design of math progressions and how they play out in domains over grade spans • Connecting topics logically and sequentially...

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Robert Lang folds way-new origami | Video on TED.com

Robert Lang folds way-new origami | Video on TED.com | Math and Science | Scoop.it

How math impacts art!

 

TED Talks Robert Lang is a pioneer of the newest kind of origami -- using math and engineering principles to fold mind-blowingly intricate designs that are beautiful and, sometimes, very useful.

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How To Make Math Meaningful

"Image will be what they carry out through their lives, not the numbers"

 

Edutopia.org's Director of Video Programming, Zachary Fink, interviews UC Berkeley professor Dor Abrahamson about how to increase students' understanding of ...

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Our world class Math symphony is coming together… - Fairport Curriculum & Instruction Blog

Our world class Math symphony is coming together… - Fairport Curriculum & Instruction Blog | Math and Science | Scoop.it
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