In This Issue
Tutor.com Free for Military
HPMAmericas Meeting
Space Math
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
Using Technology and Problem Solving to Build Algebraic Reasoning
For PA teachers preparing for the Praxis II: Moving to Mathematics, a series of online courses


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HPMAmericas Meeting—K12 Teacher Discount
http://www.hpmamericas.org/
HPMAmericas is a section of the International Study Group on
the Relations Between History and Pedagogy of Mathematics.
Their annual meeting will be held March 13 and 14 at the MAA
Carriage House in Washington, DC. The meetings will feature
talks on the history of mathematics, the teaching of
mathematics, and the history of the teaching of mathematics
from all time periods and cultures.
K12 teachers are being offered a reduced registration fee of
$35 until March 1 and $40 thereafter. Participants are also
welcome at the Smithsonian's Dibner Library to visit an
exclusive exhibit of rare, old math books the afternoon of
Friday, March 11.
Space Math
http://spacemath.gsfc.nasa.gov/
NASA offers realworld problems about astronomy and space
science, for students in grades 68 and 912. The problems are
in PDF format, and searchable. They are often based on press
releases and cover topics from black holes to space weather
and the search for life on other worlds.
Join the listserve to receive email announcements about Space
Math.


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