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NCTM 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

313- How to Develop Math Curriculum Reform in Latin America (and Not Die in the Attempt)

Friday, April 15, 2016: 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
3016 (Moscone)


Lead Speaker:
Angel Ruiz

Handouts 20160414 Angel Ruiz, NCTM, USA, San Francisco, 2016, English.pdf


The most innovative—and so far successful—math curricular reform in Latin America is being carried out in Costa Rica. The implementation in 2013 of this internationally benchmarked curriculum, using cutting-edge resources, blended courses and, for the first time in the region, MOOCs for in-service teacher training. A model to follow?


Presentation Format: General Interest / All Audiences Session