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National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2016 Research Conference

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

38- Research on Math Teacher Education in an Online Multimedia Environment

Tuesday, April 12, 2016: 10:00 AM-11:15 AM
3009 (San Francisco Convention Center)


Lead Speaker:
Wendy Rose Aaron
Emina Alibegovic , Joel Amidon , Sandra Crespo , Amanda M. Milewski , Kristi Hanby , Crystal Kalinec-Craig and Alyson E. Lischka

Description of Presentation:

In the research symposium we share results from several studies investigating the use of LessonSketch, an online multimedia environment, and how it supports practice-based teacher education. LessonSketch is an online environment where teachers can create, discuss, annotate, and share representations of teaching (Chieu and Herbst 2012). We share research that examines the use of LessonSketch tools for solving challenging problems of practice that are common in teacher education. Presentations will span teachers’ development of content knowledge necessary for teaching and rehearsal of skills associated with essential instructional practices.

Session Type: Research Symposium

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