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NCTM 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

593- Wealth Distribution as a Context for Mathematics for Social Justice

Saturday, April 16, 2016: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
2011 (Moscone)


Lead Speaker:
Enrique Ortiz

Handouts 593 Ortiz_Wealth_Distribution as a context for TMfSJ_Activities_Revised.pdf 593 Ortiz_Wealth_Distribution as a context for TMfSJ_PowerPoint_Revised.pdf


Wealth distribution activities developed and classroom tested by the presenter will be discussed as a context for “teaching mathematics for social justice” (TMfSJ). This discussion will include students’ responses, challenges, concerns, and possible adaptations for different grade levels and CCSSM.


Presentation Format: General Interest / All Audiences Session