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NCTM 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

180- Linear or Quadratic? Engaging in Two Effective Mathematics Teaching Practices

Thursday, April 14, 2016: 1:00 PM-2:15 PM
3011 (Moscone)


Lead Speaker:
Amy Hillen
Jennifer A. Outzs and Matthew Blue Taylor

Handouts Hillen, Outzs, & Taylor Session 180.pdf Hillen, Outzs, & Taylor Session 180 slides.pdf


Participants will explore a rich algebraic task that provides unique opportunities to uncover students’ thinking about linear and quadratic functions. Participants will also examine student work samples and consider how to respond to students’ current thinking as well as how to extend their ideas in order to deepen their conceptual understanding.


Presentation Format: 8-10 Workshop


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