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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

729- Implementing the Standards for Mathematical Practice in Lawrence, MA

Saturday, April 18, 2015: 11:30 AM-12:00 PM
206 A/B (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Andy Katz
Shigehito Tanaka


Lawrence, the poorest city in Massachusetts, faces myriad educational challenges that accompany poverty and immigrant communities. These led to a state takeover (the first in Massachusetts history) of Lawrence's schools. Using the Common Core Standards for Mathematical Practice as a guide, we are transforming math education in Lawrence's six high schools.


Presentation Format: General Interest / All Audiences Burst