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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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134- Generalizing: The Core of Algebraic Thinking

Thursday, April 16, 2015: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
207 (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Barbara M. Kinach


Generalizing—along with conjecturing, representing, justifying, and refuting—are forms of mathematical reasoning important in all branches of mathematics. Increasingly, however, generalizing is recognized as the core of algebraic thinking and the overall mind-set for introductory algebra. Explore generalization tasks for meaningful symbol use.


Presentation Format: 6-8 Session


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