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  1. 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>>

  2. 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>>

  3. 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>>

  4. 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>>

  5. 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>>

  6. 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>>

  7. 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>>

  8. 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>>

  9. 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>>

  10. 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>>

  11. 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>>

  12. 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>>

  13. 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>>

  14. 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>>

  15. 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>>

  16. 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>>

  17. 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>>

  18. 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>>

  19. 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>>

  20. 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>>

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

  22. 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>>

  23. 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>>

  24. 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>>

  25. 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>>

  26. 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>>

  27. 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>>

  28. 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>>

  29. 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>>

  30. Right Brained Math - Brandon Price
    "Searching for divergence and creativity in all that math-y stuff." Price teaches algebra, geometry, statistics, and robotics at Austin's Khabele School, an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. His blog, which dates back to March, 2013, has ...more>>

  31. Robert Kaplinsky - Glenrock Consulting - Robert Kaplinsky
    Lessons consist of "The Challenge(s)," "Question(s) To Ask," "Consider This," and alignments to Common Core State Standards (CCSS): "How Can We Water All Of The Grass?" and "How Much Money Should Dr. Evil Demand?" and "How Did They Make Ms. Pac-Man?" ...more>>

  32. The Roots of the Equation - James Cleveland
    Blog by a high school algebra teacher in New York City "trying to figure out how it all fits together ... [and] creating interdisciplinary problems, projects, and thinking." A Math for America (MfA) fellow, Cleveland has blogged since June, 2011, with ...more>>

  33. Science Daily: Research Shows Homework Does Boost Academic Achievement; but Overemphasizing Grades and Performance May Lead to Cheating - American Psychological Association
    This article, from the ScienceDaily Magazine site, describes an investigation into the effect of homework and grade emphasis on academic achievement of students and self-reported rates of cheating. ...more>>

  34. Seedbed - Tom O'Brien, ed.
    Throughout the 1980s, Seedbed published articles on "the intellectual growth of children, and teachers' participation therein." Editor Tom O'Brien described the publication as a practical one, "where teachers are the principal authors and where teachers' ...more>>

  35. SINUS transfer - University of Bayreuth
    Spurred by the outcome of the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS), Germany launched a nation-wide "model programme for increasing efficiency in mathematics and science education." Between 1998 and 2007, more than 1800 of the ...more>>

  36. The Socratic Method: Teaching by Asking Instead of by Telling - Rick Garlikov
    An example and explanation of how to use students' (including young children's) inherent reasoning abiltiy to guide them gently and easily into an understanding of difficult ideas. ...more>>

  37. sonata mathematique - Rachel Kernodle
    Blog by a high school math and learning specialist. Posts, which date back to June, 2011, have included "twitter math camp," "mathematical art," "i also want you to learn…," and "rational functions take two." ...more>>

  38. The Space Between the Numbers - Breedeen Murray
    Blog by a math teacher and writer "about how these two aspects are inextricably linked together in my own person, and maybe in yours, too." Posts, which date back to June, 2010, have included "Pink-Slip to Private School," "SBG, Hold the G," "A Different ...more>>

  39. STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics - Center on Instruction at RMC Research Corporation
    Webinars and other resources for mathematics instruction and assessment: research meta-analyses and summaries, practitioner guides, tools, examples from the field, standards and assessments, and professional development modules, training materials, and ...more>>

  40. Studying Dimensionality through a Stair-Step Fractal - Burrill, Frost, Anderson, Burkett, Gribble, Ryerson, & Williams
    A background paper and a related classroom activity about a lesson study-produced activity on using a stair-step fractal to study other dimensions. ...more>>

  41. Teachers TryScience
    Free lessons, teaching strategies, and resources to spark students' interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). The Teachers TryScience site features collaboration tools for discussing and sharing effective instructional practices. Teachers ...more>>

  42. Teaching and Learning Undergraduate Mathematics - The Mathematical Association (UK)
    Read Talum newsletters, 1993 - 2000. Articles include "Learning to Teach"; "The Case for Geometry"; "Intuiting Mathematical Objects Using Diagrams and Kinetigrams"; "Teaching Mathematical Analysis"; and "Using a Theory of Learning in a College Mathematics ...more>>

  43. Teaching Like It's 2999! - Jennie Cho Magiera
    After her "world was completely changed thanks to a grant approval for 32 iPads," this 5th grade math teacher in the Chicago Public Schools has used the technology to improve assessment practices and increase differentiation. Posts in her blog, which ...more>>

  44. teaching/math/culture - Ilana Horn
    Blog by a professor in Vanderbilt University's Teaching and Learning Department "interested in broadening our notions of mathematical competence. What do classrooms look like that are inclusive and incorporate rich mathematics?" Posts, which date back ...more>>

  45. Teaching Math to Young Children - Rick Garlikov
    One of a series of webpages to help students understand math, and to help parents teach their children math - especially to help children have a good foundation. (These are not pages to teach the mere recipes or algorithms for solving problems.) ...more>>

  46. TeachingWorks
    Establishing a "professional system for the training of teachers" through "a common curriculum for professional training that focuses on high-leverage practices and on the subject-matter knowledge needed for teaching; performance assessments of teachers' ...more>>

  47. Teach Kids Math With Model Method - Zach
    Tutorials for parents or teachers, of the Model Method, widely used in Singapore Math by Singaporean teachers, tutors, and parents. Covers the method for basic operations, fractions, decimals, percents, averages, and ratio. ...more>>

  48. ThinkThankThunk - Shawn Cornally
    Blog by an Iowa headmaster and teacher of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). See, in particular, Cornally's collection of posts on Standards-Based Grading (SBG) and ongoing series on Honors Calculus course lessons, titled "Calculus: A ...more>>

  49. ThinkWave.com
    A free web community that provides secure internet-based communication for parents, students, and teachers: real-time information about attendance, assignments, grades, and school curriculum. ...more>>

  50. To Accumulate a Rate — Integrate! - Kaleb Allinson
    Allinson teaches trigonometry and AP Calculus AB at Lake Stevens High School (WA), where he also serves as the math department head. He describes his blog as a venue to "help me reflect on my teaching.... and record the unique [ideas] I came up with for ...more>>


 
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