National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2013 Annual Meeting and Exposition

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

373- Uncommonly Engaging: Real-World Math, Critical Thinking, Critical Issues

Friday, April 19, 2013: 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
703 (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Dave Wilton

  • Facing the Future NCTM 2013.pdf (4.6 MB)

  • Use real-world data to teach foundational algebra through problem-solving exercises similar to what students will encounter in their professional and personal lives. Receive researched-based materials that use real data about issues such as climate change, finance, or sustainable design to engage students with the math in their world and the Common Core State Standards.

    Presentation Format: 6-8 Session
    Grade Band Audience: Preservice and Inservice, 6 to 8

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