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NCTM 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

583- Facilitating Meaningful Mathematical Discourse

Saturday, April 16, 2016: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
3007 (Moscone)


Lead Speaker:
Megan Staples
Sherryl King

Handouts King Staples NCTM 2016 Handouts.pdf King Staples NCTM 2016 slides.pdf


A teacher’s facilitation of meaningful mathematical discourse is a powerful tool to make mathematics reasonable to students, move their thinking forward, and help reach other classroom goals. This presentation provides resources for teachers trying to build a discourse community and addresses challenges faced when facilitating classroom discourse.


Presentation Format: General Interest / All Audiences Session