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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

586- Girls’ Attitudes toward Math: What Do They Really Think?

Friday, April 17, 2015: 3:30 PM-4:30 PM
260 (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Mercedes Tichenor
Bette Heins and Kathy Piechura


What do girls think about math? Do they get nervous when solving math problems? Do they find math useful and work hard in math? This presentation will share the results of a study that examined elementary girls’ attitudes towards math. Strategies and activities to support girls’ confidence, motivation, and learning in math will also be shared.


Presentation Format: PreK-2 Session


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