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  1. Mathematics in the City - The City College of New York
    A national center of professional development for K-8 mathematics education where "context, representation, and discourse are critical to learning." See, in particular, the summer institutes, workshops, and other professional development opportunities ...more>>

  2. Mathematics - WestEd
    Descriptions of WestEd's Science and Mathematics Projects, with supporting print and online resources: 24® Game Demonstration Project, California Mathematics Implementation Study, Evaluation of Interactive Multi-Media Exercises (IMMEX), Evaluation: ...more>>

  3. Math for Love - Daniel Finkel
    Finkel brings us this blog "... about math, creativity, culture, education, and beauty. It's for everyone." Posts have focused on self-referential humor and mathematics; older posts have included the joys of pattern blocks, an aspect of probability applied ...more>>

  4. MathFour - Bon Crowder
    Articles, interviews of fellow mathematician parents, narrated videos of paper-and-pen math techniques, and other resources for homeschooling and afterschooling parents. Crowder, an instructional strategist by day, seeks to get parents to feel "comfortable ...more>>

  5. Math in Motion: Origami in the Classroom, K-8 - Barbara Pearl
    Workshops and a book which use an interdisciplinary and manipulative-based approach to teaching mathematics, supporting the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics (CCSSM) and unfolding a positive attitude toward math and learning. Barbara Pearl developed ...more>>

  6. Math is Not Linear - Alison Blank
    Math teacher Blank offers this thought-provoking, non-linear Prezi (online presentation) on the subject of math and its teaching. ...more>>

  7. MathMem - Jim Guinness, Wachusett Regional High School, Massachusetts
    A list of mnemonics and similar memory aids that math teachers have found useful for helping students remember math conventions, algorithms, definitions, techniques, and formulas. "Most high school math teachers are familiar with using PEMDAS, FOIL, and ...more>>

  8. Math Minds - Thornburg, Nancy; and Gray, Kristin
    Blog by K-5 math specialists, one Nationally Board Certified in Early Childhood, the other in Middle Childhood. Thornburg and Gray teach Intensive RTI groups and enrichment groups in grades K-5 daily. Posts, which date back to April, 2013, have included ...more>>

  9. Math Misery? - Manan Shah
    Blog that "aims to convey the general feeling that the majority of people have when it comes to working with mathematics... and bring awareness about what mathematics is and what mathematicians do." Posts, which date back to May, 2013, have included "Figuring ...more>>

  10. math-mom.com - Linda Burks
    With the right approach anyone can enjoy learning. Since every person is unique, we must each find the best way to learn. We know we have found the way when learning is fun. Search math-mom.com to find books, products, and ideas which make learning ...more>>

  11. MathNotations - David Marain
    Math investigations, challenges, problems of the day, and standardized test practice that emphasize the development of conceptual understanding in mathematics. Marain's blog, which dates back December of 2006, also features dialogue on issues in mathematics ...more>>

  12. 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>>

  13. MathStar New Mexico - New Mexico State University
    A professional development program for math teachers that incorporates the principles of Japanese lesson study. Watch QuickTime video clips of lesson study; download PDFs of research lessons on number and operations, algebra, geometry, measurement, and ...more>>

  14. 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>>

  15. 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>>

  16. 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>>

  17. 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>>

  18. misscalcul8
    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>>

  19. 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>>

  20. Motivating Math - Robert Bunge
    A math help site focusing on basic math through introductory algebra. Suitable for secondary students and adult learners. Includes tutorials, Java-based tools, and pedagogical ideas behind the presentation. ...more>>

  21. 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>>

  22. NADE Math SPIN - National Association for Developmental Education's Special Professional Interest Network for those interested in teaching mathematics
    A professional organization for developmental math professionals to interact and share with each other. The site features links to best practices in developmental mathematics, newsletters, e-mail discussion group, and conferences. Also available from ...more>>

  23. 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>>

  24. Numicon - Numicon, Ltd.
    By representing numbers as shapes, Numicon's teaching program addresses different learning strengths with a multi-sensory approach. Download free mathematics display resources (for bulletin boards and the like); topics include Numicon shapes, pattern ...more>>

  25. Occam Press - Peter Schorer
    "The skeptical mathematician is invited to improve upon the current implementations of the 3x + 1 strategy...." In addition to the Collatz conjecture, Schorer offers a simple proof of Fermat's Last Theorem, articles on Occam's Razor and programming, ...more>>

  26. 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>>

  27. one good thing
    Blog by a group of "dedicated, fascinated, hard-working, inspiring" secondary teachers who believe that "every day may not be good, but every day there is (at least) one good thing worth sharing. Here are our stories." Posts, which date back to January, ...more>>

  28. One, Two.. Infinity - Marian Small
    PDFs of presentations from the professional development consultant and author of Making Math Meaningful to Canadian Students K-8, More Good Questions: Great Ways to Differentiate Secondary Mathematics Instruction (9 - 12), Eyes on Math: A Visual Approach ...more>>

  29. 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>>

  30. The Pai Intersect - Jimmy Pai
    Blog by an Ottawa (Canada) secondary mathematics teacher and graduate student in education. Posts, which date back to August, 2012, have included "Understanding Fraction Division #2 - Part 1," "$100 Tablet Project," "Spiraling through the curriculum," ...more>>

  31. PBS TeacherLine - PBS
    A professional development resource delivering courses online for PreK-12 teachers. Find course dates, graduate credit opportunities, and other information. Download the course tour for a preview of the experience of taking a course. See also the Virtual ...more>>

  32. 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>>

  33. 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>>

  34. 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>>

  35. The Progress Report - Dan Lemay
    A web log where the author shares successes, concerns, and commentary about teaching math to high school students. ...more>>

  36. Project SEED
    A non-profit math consulting organization whose goal is to increase the number of minority and educationally disadvantaged youth majoring and pursuing careers in mathematics and related fields. It uses a non-lecture Socratic group style of instruction, ...more>>

  37. ProTeacher - ProTeacher
    A teacher-created resource site for elementary schoolteachers, offering lessons and materials, education news, links for finding schools, news and weather, and a reference desk. An index of links to information on various academic subjects includes Mathematics ...more>>

  38. 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>>

  39. 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>>

  40. rawsonmath - Pamela Rawson
    Blog by a math teacher at STEM-focused public charter high school. Rawson, who worked for 25 years in traditional public high schools in and around southern Maine, describes herself as "still learning." Posts, which date back to August, 2012, have included ...more>>

  41. 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>>

  42. 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>>

  43. 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>>

  44. Reflections in the Plane - Bridget Dunbar
    Blog by an instructional resource teacher in a middle school in Maryland. Dunbar describes herself as having "loved math my entire life" and a person who does not "remember having a bad teacher — only teachers who made me love math more. I even ...more>>

  45. 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>>

  46. Reflections of a Techie - Marsha Ratzel
    Reflections "on using 21st century technologies to amplify learning," as blogged by a self-described nerd who teachers middle grades math. Posts, which date back to July, 2003, have included "Finding the Little Truths of Math"; "Rational numbers need ...more>>

  47. Re-Learning To Teach - Justin Aion
    Blog by an eighth grade teacher who "decided that I want to be a better educator. These are my exploits and thoughts as I strive to rediscover my passion and purpose." Posts, which date back to August, 2013, have included "Problem Solving, Vocab and Frustration"; ...more>>

  48. The Republic of Mathematics - Gary E. Davis
    The Republic of Mathematics™ was founded "to promote happy and productive mathematical experiences for all learners, democratize the learning and teaching of mathematics, and help empower students and teachers in their engagement with mathematics." ...more>>

  49. Resourceaholic - Joanne Morgan
    Blog of teaching ideas and resources recommended by a Key Stage 5 Coordinator in a Greater London (UK) girls' grammar school. Posts, which date back to April, 2014, have included a recurring series of "math gems" as well as "Highest Common Factor and ...more>>

  50. A Revolution in One Classroom: The Case of Mrs. Oublier - David K. Cohen
    This journal article, which "probes the relationship between instructional policy and teaching practice," considers one California teacher's response to the state's mid-1980s mandate to replace mechanical memorization with mathematical understanding: ...more>>

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