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  1. Mathsational - Jennifer Abel
    Blog by a math teacher at a suburban public high school in Lancaster, PA. Posts, which date back to June, 2015, have included "My first ever conference presentation & more on SBG"; "MTBoS Love — A Plethora of Activity Resources"; "Simplifying, ...more>>

  2. Maths Education and all that! - Rebecca Hanson
    Blog by a UK lecturer in education and specialist in online discussion forums. Posts about maths education, which date back to April, 2011, have included "Developing a scaling primitive in multiplication and division"; "Visual Models in Arithmetic Operations"; ...more>>

  3. The Maths Magpie
    "Loving shiny teaching resources and ideas -- mathematical or otherwise." Blog posts, which date back to July, 2013, have included "What students see versus what the examiner sees," "Maths Vocabulary activities," "Posters for BODMAS / BIDMAS Misconception," ...more>>

  4. Maths? No Fear! - Matt Skoss
    Wiki for sharing practical ideas that engage kids in working as a mathematician, strategies for using Web 2.0 tools, and more. Become a member to access notes and other resources on the structure of maths tasks, problem solving, and more. ...more>>

  5. Maths Outdoors - Juliet Robertson
    Blog posts from an education consultant "passionate about getting children outside." Posts on learning math outside with a kinesthetic emphasis, which date back to September, 2008, have included "Leaf Logic," "Investigating Right Angles with Sticks," ...more>>

  6. MathStar - Center for Distance and Online Learning, LA County Office of Education
    MathStar seeks to improve the teaching and learning of mathematics in middle schools through the use of interactive technologies. The project addresses these issues systemically, through an intensive collaboration between middle schools, colleges and ...more>>

  7. Math Stuff - Strategic Education Research Partnership
    Makers of Tools for Sense-making; the 5 × 8 card, an observation protocol; AlgebraByExample, sets of algebra problems that prompt students to analyze and explain errors in wrongly worked examples; and poster problems for sixth and seventh graders, ...more>>

  8. MathSugarOff - Priscilla Bremser
    "Notes on mathematics teaching and learning at all levels" by a Middlebury College mathematics professor who works with K-8 teachers in the Vermont Mathematics Initiative (VMI) professional development program and conducts her undergraduate classes with ...more>>

  9. Math Teacher Mambo - Shireen Dadmehr
    Blog by a veteran high school teacher in Texas. Posts, which date back to January, 2005, have included "TAKS TAKS TAKS," "English Practice in Math Class," "Fraction Song," "Reviewing Angst," "Spaghetti Sine Curves," "Blocks & Pieces," "Memory Wheel," ...more>>

  10. Math - Teaching Channel
    Browse and search Teaching Channel's video showcase of inspiring and effective math teaching practices in America's schools. Topics include class culture, engagement, differentiation, collaboration, "new teachers," and Common Core State Standards (CCSS). ...more>>

  11. Math Thinking - David Wees
    "Sharing thinking about math from students": a collection of work by students that teachers have not taught them explicitly how to do. Wees elaborates that "the idea or technique a student uses does not itself have to be completely original, just new ...more>>

  12. Math TODAY - USA TODAY and Texas Instruments (TI)
    The alliance between Texas Instruments and USA TODAY Education provides teachers with activities that draw on USA Today's newspaper articles and TI graphing calculators to explore topics in algebra, geometry, pre-calculus, calculus, and statistics. The ...more>>

  13. mathtube.org - Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences
    Videos and slides of past seminar and lecture materials of the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS). Educational clips include "Math Mania at the Middle School,"; several from Emerging Aboriginal Scholars conferences; "Small Number and ...more>>

  14. Mathy McMatherson - Daniel Schneider
    Blog by a public high school teacher in Tucson, Arizona, who graduated from the University of Arizona Secondary Mathematics Education Program. Posts, which date back to July, 2011, have included "Teaching as Creation," "Fixing Bugs Part 2: Algebra & ...more>>

  15. McSquared - Audrey McLaren
    Blog of "a teacher's real-time journey into Web 2.0" for "anyone who loves to teach, loves technology but feels easily overwhelmed by it, nevertheless feels compelled to learn how to use it, needs things explained real slow like, is not afraid to ask ...more>>

  16. Memory Joggers
    An aide to learning multiplication and division facts, using multiple learning modalities including seeing, hearing, speaking, drawing, and moving. Site includes description of the product, a sample lesson, description of the teachers' package, and ordering ...more>>

  17. Metric Week - Math Forum, Teacher2Teacher FAQ
    Answers to a frequently asked question: What are some activities I can use for Metric Week? ...more>>

  18. Middle School Math Rules! - Sherrie Nackel
    Blog by a seventh grade math teacher for "sharing ideas with other teachers and hopefully networking with other dedicated and creative middle school math teachers." Posts, which date back to July, 2011, have included "Number activity for first day," "First ...more>>

  19. misscalcul8 - Elissa Miller‏
    Blog by a high school teacher of algebra and geometry who "expects to be the best teacher that has ever lived, to change the world, and to live wealthy." Posts, which date back to February, 2009, have included "This, My Friend, Is Learning," "7 Country ...more>>

  20. Mister, is this right? - Joey Kelly
    Blog by a high school math teacher at a STEM Academy in the Boston Public Schools. Kelly explains the title of his blog as setting a tone on two levels: "I don't want my students asking it. This question is emblematic of the culture of answer-getting ...more>>

  21. Modeling Middle-School Mathematics (MMM) - Bolster Education
    Video lessons (on tape and via the Web) that examine the content and structure of five mathematics curricula: Connected Math Project, Mathematics in Context. MathScape, MathThematics, and Pathways to Algebra and Geometry. Included on the website are: ...more>>

  22. Mr. Vaudrey's Class - Matt Vaudrey
    Blog by a secondary educator who "wears costumes, plays loud music, stands on desks, and shows pictures and video — all to make math meaningful for his students." The contents of mathematical posts, which date back to January, 2008, have included ...more>>

  23. Musical Multiplication - Pat Stevens
    Original songs help young students learn the multiplication facts. Classroom tested method. ...more>>

  24. NewMedia Project: Integers - MathStar, Los Angeles County Office of Education
    The NewMedia Project area of MathStar offers resources in mathematics for middle school teachers and students. The Integers unit is comprised of three lessons: Introducing Integers, Adding/Multiplying Integers, and Subtracting Integers. Each of the three ...more>>

  25. Nix the Tricks
    Problematic vocabulary, notation, mnemonics, and other shortcuts re-considered and "fixed" by teachers who "want to put a stop to the superficial, cheap tricks that have infected the teaching and learning of math." Submit your own trick, or debate and ...more>>

  26. Numbers - Kirsten Silverman
    Blog by a Massachusetts middle school math teacher who "loves number theory and thinks sixth grade is the perfect place to share this." Posts, which date back to August, 2012, have included "Flipping"; "Cogs"; "LCM, GCF, and Fractions"; "Ordering Fractions"; ...more>>

  27. Numbers Made Meaningful™ - Naomi Halpern, TSI Productions
    A collection of number literacy stories and games that gives pre-K children meaningful, tangible contexts to help them make sense of the abstract world of number symbols. Zero & Friends teaches children the names, personalities, values and relationships ...more>>

  28. nysmmn - Math Forum
    The discussion group of the Association of Math Teachers of New York State's Math Mentor Network. This list is specifically for Elementary Math Mentors in the state, but welcomes all who have an interest in elementary math education. Read and search archived ...more>>

  29. Off The Hypotenuse - Glenn Kenyon
    Kenyon started this blog in pursuit of "a good discussion of resources, ideas, and innovative ideas for teachers of Algebra." Humorous videos, comic strips, and posts, which date back to March of 2007, have included "Math Lessons learned from Karate," ...more>>

  30. online intervention.com - Pearson Education
    onlineintervention.com assesses students' performance in specific skills and prescribes customized intervention activities, automatically generating summary reports for both teachers and students. Register to take online quizzes, play games, and use learning ...more>>

  31. OR/MS Today
    Online version of the magazine for members of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS). Current and previous issues, with full text of many articles; subscription information; software surveys; classified ads and list ...more>>

  32. Overthinking My Teaching - Christopher Danielson
    Blog by a community college math teacher "interested in hard questions about teaching." Posts, which date back to July, 2009, have included "Wump hats," "An unnoticed rule for number language," "The end of word problems," "Cubeyness," "Cardinal and ordinal ...more>>

  33. Peter Ash's Thoughts on Math and Education - Peter Ash
    Musings on doing and teaching mathematics, book reviews, and math problems both elementary and advanced from the creator of Cambridge Math Learning. Blog posts, which date back to August of 2007, include "Very Proper Fractions"; "Physical Models for Non-Euclidean ...more>>

  34. Pi Day - Math Forum, Teacher2Teacher FAQ
    Answers to a frequently asked question: What activities can I use for Pi Day? ...more>>

  35. Place Value - Math Forum, Teacher2Teacher FAQ
    Answers to a frequently asked question: How do I provide my students with practice on their place value skills? ...more>>

  36. Place-Value: Problem-Solving and Written Assessment Using Digit-Correspondence Tasks - Ross, Sunflower
    This study examined the effects of researcher-developed lessons on students' understanding of two- and three-digit numeration. Digit-correspondence tasks, often used for individual interview assessment of place value understanding, were adapted to be ...more>>

  37. powersfulmath - Brooke Powers
    Blog by a Kentucky middle school teacher sharing "some of the ways I try and bring math to life for my students." Posts, which date back to February, 2014, have included "Standards Based Grading When You Can't Really Standards Based Grade," "Why I Always ...more>>

  38. Proactive Play - Punitha Jayaraman
    Articles on cognitive development research into, and activities to improve, spatial skills. Posts, which date back to October, 2012, have included "Hari Builds with Construction Set," "Piaget and van Hiele: Compare, Contrast and My Thoughts ...," "Hari's ...more>>

  39. Problem Solving - It Has to Begin with Noticing and Wondering - Hogan, Marie; and Alejandre, Suzanne
    Middle school teacher Marie Hogan observed as the Forum's Director of Professional Development modeled a full cycle of the Problems of the Week (PoWs) in Hogan's West Covina (CA) classroom. This co-authored article about their experience around the PoW ...more>>

  40. Productive Struggle
    Group blog, with most contributions by secondary math and science teachers, that aims to "push teachers to learn in the same way that we push our students to learn" and "work together to make our struggles productive." Posts, which date back to March, ...more>>

  41. Purplemath - Your Algebra Resource - Elizabeth Stapel
    Algebra modules provide lessons, practical tips, hints, worked examples, and point out common mistakes in basic triangle length (trigonometry) values, calculators (what model to buy), canceling units, domain and range, exponents, factoring quadratics, ...more>>

  42. Pythagorean Puzzle (SMILE) - Earl Zwicker, Illinois Institute of Technology
    A lesson that models the phenomenological approach to enable students to prove the Pythagorean Theorem on their own using puzzle pieces and working together. From the Geometry and Measurement and Algebra and Trigonometry sections of a collection of almost ...more>>

  43. the radical rational ... - Pam Wilson
    Blog by a National Board Certified Teacher (NBCT) of Algebra II and Geometry "in search of innovative ideas with a well-balanced approach for the math classroom." Posts, which date back to July, 2011, have included "The Purpose of Life and The Quadratic ...more>>

  44. Ralph A. Raimi Homepage - Ralph A. Raimi
    The University of Rochester Professor Emeritus' notes on math education and non-technical writings with a mathematics theme include Whatever became of the New Math?; Have we forgotten the value of memory?, a comment on the New York Regents' B-examination ...more>>

  45. The Rational Number Project - Regents of the University of Minnesota
    Lessons, modules, and entire curricula from an ongoing research project that advocates teaching fractions using a model that emphasizes multiple representations and connections among different representations. The Rational Number Project (RNP) has been ...more>>

  46. Reason and Wonder - Michael Fenton
    Blog by a Fresno (California) junior high and high school mathematics teacher. Posts, which date back to March, 2013, have included "Estimation 180 Rocks"; "Quadratics Matching Activity, Take 2"; "Solved the Student Engagement Problem Yet? Me Neither"; ...more>>

  47. Rebecca Newburn
    Links to this California teacher's Math 7 blog, and to her professional blog, a "fusion of best teaching practices, integrating technology and increasing compassion in and outside of the classroom." See also Newburn's select compilation of explanations, ...more>>

  48. A Recursive Process - Dan Anderson
    Anderson's blog, which dates back to June of 2010, has included posts such as "Robocode & Math," "Standards Based Grading," "Cake:Frosting (A look into a proper ratio of real math:cool tech)," "Paper Towels WCYDWT (What Can You Do With This?)," "Two ...more>>

  49. Reflections in the Why - Chris Hunter
    Blog by a K12 numeracy helping teacher in Vancouver. Posts, which date back to September, 2010, have included "Linear Functions — Concretely, Pictorially, Symbolically"; "Math Manipulative of the Month — Base Ten Blocks"; "A Linear Functions ...more>>

  50. Reflections of a High School Math Teacher - Dave Sladkey
    Blog by a teacher at Naperville (Illinois) Central High School. Posts, which date back to March, 2008, have included "Thinking Blocks," "School is a Place to Learn from your Mistakes," "More on When Students Teach," "Pop Goes the Weasel and the Quadratic ...more>>


 
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