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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

648- Factoring Is NOT a Dirty Word (When It Makes Sense)

Saturday, April 18, 2015: 8:00 AM-9:15 AM
107 B/C (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Jeffrey J. Steckroth

Handouts Steckroth NCTM 2015 Session #648.pdf


Engage in hands-on factoring activities using algebra tiles, an area model, the X-Box, AC, and Slip-Slide Methods, and a functional approach using graphing calculators. Improve your understanding of different methods and make connections between them and the roots of related quadratic functions using a new transformational approach to factoring.


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