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National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2014 Regional Conference and Exposition: Richmond, Virginia

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

116- Generating Interest In and Excitement For Real Problem Solving

Thursday, November 13, 2014: 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
B15A (Greater Richmond Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Nicholas J. Restivo

Generate excitement for, and interest in problem solving. Energize and enrich your curriculum by encouraging students to take risks in problem solving while reminding them that a real problem is not the same as a practice exercise. Reduce the need to “cram” for any states’ assessments by utilizing the methods and the types of questions discussed.

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

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