4 December, 2009
Volume 14 No. 49

In This Issue

2009 NCTM Annual Meeting Webcasts

Digital Media and Learning Competition: Reimagining Learning

Worksheet Works


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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


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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


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


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."

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  • Exponents and Scientific Notation
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  • Probability


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