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NCTM 2016 Regional Conference & Exposition: Phoenix, Arizona

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

118- Strategies and Tasks to Build Procedural Fluency from Conceptual Understanding

Thursday, October 27, 2016: 3:30 PM-4:30 PM
West 301 A (Phoenix Convention Center)


Lead Speaker:
Diane J. Briars

Handouts #118 Briars Phoenix Procedural Fluency.pdf


Procedural fluency—carrying out arithmetic and algebraic procedures flexibly, accurately, efficiently, and appropriately—is a key component of mathematical proficiency. Despite our best efforts, many students fail to develop such fluency. Learn tasks and strategies that help students build fluency as well as common pitfalls to avoid.


Presentation Format: General Interest / All Audiences Session