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Math Forum Professional Development Courses
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http://mathforum.org/pd/

Make effective use of your Problems of the Week subscription, or
improve your classes' mathematical thinking and communication
skills while you earn CEUs. New courses start soon:

September 17:

- PoW Class Membership: Resources & Strategies for Effective
Implementation *
- Differentiated Math Instruction: Using Rich Problems to
Reach All Learners *
- Problem Solving Strategies

September 24:

- The Math Forum's Problem Solving Process
- Teaching Math with the Problems of the Week *
- Problem Solving in Geometry and Measurement, Course 1
- Resources & Strategies for Effective Math in Context (MiC) Implementation, Course 1 [6th or 7th or 8th grade focus]

September 30:

- Moving Students from Arithmetic to Algebra...one step at a
time

* Participation requires a PoW Membership at the Class level or
higher.

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Free Mentoring Opportunities
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http://mathforum.org/pows/

Mentors will provide feedback to Geometry PoW submitters
for the problem posted on September 21.

Please have your students submit solutions. If they receive
replies from a mentor, we hope you'll encourage them to revise.
Not only will your students learn more, but the mentors will
learn as well!

How to Use Free Mentoring

http://mathforum.org/pow/free_mentoring.html

Help your students make the most of the mentoring experience.

Trial Class Account

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