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NCTM 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

582- Developing Numerical Understanding and Skills: Lessons Learned from Classroom Teaching

Saturday, April 16, 2016: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
134/135 (Moscone)


Lead Speaker:
Marilyn Burns

Handouts 582,Burns,Developing Numerical Understanding & Skills.pdf


Students often see the goal of math assignments to “do the page” instead of to “do the math.” This session presents pedagogical suggestions that build numerical proficiency, embrace the mathematical practices, and help students become effective learners and doers of mathematics. Suggestions are illustrated by specific classroom examples.


Presentation Format: 3-5 Session


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