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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

247- Putting the REAL in Real-World Math Problems

Thursday, April 16, 2015: 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
259 A (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Beau J. Bailey
Scott Baldridge

Handouts Putting the Real in Real-World Math PPT Notes.pdf


Math is abundant in our world. Effectively teaching all students to recognize it is a challenge. Come examine aspects of "real-world" math problems; categorize them as rigorous, engaging, authentic, and legitimate (REAL), or completely ridiculous, artificial, and pathetic; and explore new strategies for developing REAL problems.


Presentation Format: 9-12 Session


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