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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

494- Distribution and Average: Deepening Common Core Statistical Knowledge for Teaching

Friday, April 17, 2015: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
260 (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Susan A. Peters
Jonathan D. Watkins


Explore statistical concepts of distribution and average and students’ thinking about the concepts through a series of hands-on, cognitively demanding tasks. Consider ways to represent, summarize, and describe data to develop understandings of the foundational statistical concepts of average and distribution, and learn how to teach the concepts.


Presentation Format: Preservice and In-Service Session