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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

385- Games of Chance: Exploring CCSSM Probability Standards in Motivating Contexts

Friday, April 17, 2015: 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
209 (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Jonathan D. Watkins


Probability is often an intimidating topic for students. Discover how to motivate your students toward conceptual understandings in probability through exciting and engaging real-world applications, such as Texas hold 'em poker. We will investigate sample tasks using multiple approaches connected to the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics.


Presentation Format: 9-12 Session


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