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221- Alongside Intellect: Affect in Mathematics Learning

Thursday, April 14, 2011: 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Wabash Ballroom 3 (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Eric L. Mann
Heather Carmody

Why do students rush early to class bursting with ideas? What has students so lost in math that they jump at the bell? These intangible details are examples of affect, the emotions, attitudes, and beliefs that influence learning. The speakers will present theories of affect and ways that teachers can improve students’ affect in math class.

Presentation Format: 6-8 Session
Grade Band Audience: 6 to 8, 3 to 5

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