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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

160- "We Must Stop Sorting Students": One Teacher's Experience with Detracking

Thursday, April 16, 2015: 11:30 AM-12:00 PM
156 A/B (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Mark Ellis
David Rhodes

Handouts We Must Stop Sorting Kids.pdf


Hear about one teacher's efforts to detrack mathematics courses at his urban middle school over a two-year period, both the challenges and the successes. Learn about the research base that supported this effort, the changes to instructional practice that accompanied the shift, and the outcomes for students that were realized.


Presentation Format: 6-8 Burst


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