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NCTM 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

172- Challenging All Students with Cognitively Demanding Tasks: Samples and Key Insights

Thursday, April 14, 2016: 1:00 PM-2:15 PM
2004 (Moscone)


Lead Speaker:
Doug M. Clarke
Barbara Clarke

Handouts Activity_Division With Remainders.pdf Persistence and Challenge NCTM 2016 final HANDOUTS.pdf


We have been leading an Australian project with middle grades teachers that has focused on teacher strategies for encouraging student persistence on cognitively demanding tasks. We will share some exciting math tasks, student work, and classroom stories, and we will offer some key strategies for persistence that project teachers have found to be successful.


Presentation Format: 6-8 Workshop


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