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NCTM 2016 Regional Conference & Exposition: Phoenix, Arizona

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

182- Engaging Middle School Students in Critical Thinking through Rich Tasks

Friday, October 28, 2016: 12:30 PM-1:00 PM
104 (Phoenix Convention Center)


Lead Speaker:
Hoyun Cho
Gary Lawrence

Handouts NCTM 2016 Cho and Lawrence Problem Set.pdf


Participants will receive a packet of several challenging problems that have proven effective at winning student interest, developing persistence, and encouraging creativity. Participants will learn from the experiences of one school how best to introduce these problems to students. Student work will be shared.


Presentation Format: 6-8 Burst


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