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National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2014 Regional Conference and Exposition: Houston, Texas

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

172- Momentum for Rigor and the Standards for Mathematical Practice

Friday, November 21, 2014: 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Grand Ballroom B (George R. Brown Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Don S. Balka

Moving forward with the Standards for Mathematical Practice will significantly change student learning in mathematics by dramatically changing how teachers teach. Transforming classroom instruction will involve an expectation for mathematical rigor, an elusive term. What is rigor and how do we implement it in the mathematics classroom?

Presentation Format: General Interest / All Audiences Session
Grade Band Audience: General Interest/All Audiences