4 December, 2009
Volume 14 No. 49
 

In This Issue

2009 NCTM Annual Meeting Webcasts

Digital Media and Learning Competition: Reimagining Learning

Worksheet Works

 

Online PD

PoW Class Membership: ... Effective Implementation

The Math Forum's Problem Solving Process

Teaching Math with the Problems of the Week

Differentiated Math Instruction: Using Rich Problems to Reach All Learners

Problem Solving in Geometry and Measurement, Course 1

Problem Solving in Geometry and Measurement, Course 2

Moving Students from Arithmetic to Algebra

Resources & Strategies for Effective Math in Context (MiC) Implementation, Courses 1, 2, 3, and 4

Problem Solving Strategies

 

Free Online
Opportunities

Tools for Building Math Concepts

For PA teachers preparing for the Praxis II:
Moving to Mathematics, a series of online courses

 

2009 NCTM Annual Meeting Webcasts

http://www.nctm.org/conferences/content.aspx?id=23067

Presentations from this year's annual meeting in Washington, DC, for Windows Media Player:

  • Opening Session - Hank Kepner, Pedro Noguera
  • Equity: the Most Important and Challenging Issue Facing Our Schools - Julian Weissglass
  • With an Eye on the Mathematical Horizon: Knowing Mathematics for Teaching - Deborah Ball
  • Engaging Students in Significant Mathematics - Hank Kepner
  • Never Could Have Made It: A Tribute to Iris Carl - Lee V. Stiff
  • Coherence, Connections and Communication and Fraction Sense - Francis (Skip) Fennell
  • Closing Session - Hank Kepner, Ron Clark, and Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education


Digital Media and Learning Competition: Reimagining Learning

http://www.dmlcompetition.net/

Launching December 14, the 2010 Digital Media and Learning Competition: Reimagining Learning "seeks proposals in ... 21st Century Learning Lab Designers and Game Changers, [both of which] focus on participatory learning experiences that incorporate the principles of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics."


Worksheet Works

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This site generates high quality PDFs of worksheets with the flick of a few checkboxes. Just specify level of difficulty, range of numbers, font size, or other parameters.

Mathematical worksheets are available in these categories:

  • Numbers and Number Systems
  • Beginning Math
  • Basic Math Facts
  • Multi-Digit Operations
  • Word Problems
  • Calculator Skills
  • Fractions
  • Decimals
  • Geometry
  • Measurement
  • Exponents and Scientific Notation
  • Factoring
  • Time
  • Money
  • Probability

 

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