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NCTM 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

162- Developing and Extending the Concept of a Radian

Thursday, April 14, 2016: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Nob Hill C/D (Marriott)


Lead Speaker:
Roger S. Wolbert
Erin R. Moss

Handouts Presentation #162, Wolbert, Developing and extending the concept of a radian.pdf


This presentation engages you in a discovery-based task that supports students’ development of a deep conception of radian angle measures. You will investigate ways to use this understanding as a solid foundation for exploring related topics in trigonometry, guided by the Mathematics Teaching Practices specified by NCTM's Principles to Actions.


Presentation Format: 10-12 Session


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