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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

607- Taking a Stand: Detracking Math Classrooms

Saturday, April 18, 2015: 8:00 AM-9:00 AM
254 A/B (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Angela Torres
Ho Nguyen

Handouts Taking a Stand Detracking Math Classrooms_NCTM2015.pdf


Most secondary schools separate students into different math classes based on perceived ability, resulting in tracks with unequal learning. Hear how San Francisco detracked math courses through tenth grade and implemented a core sequence for all students and PD structures to support teaching heterogeneous classes and to re-culture math departments.


Presentation Format: General Interest / All Audiences Session