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  1. 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>>

  2. 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>>

  3. 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>>

  4. 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>>

  5. 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>>

  6. 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>>

  7. 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>>

  8. 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>>

  9. 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>>

  10. 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>>

  11. 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>>

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

  13. 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>>

  14. 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>>

  15. 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>>

  16. 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>>

  17. 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>>

  18. 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>>

  19. 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>>

  20. 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>>

  21. 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>>

  22. 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>>

  23. 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>>

  24. 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>>

  25. 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>>

  26. 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>>

  27. 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>>

  28. 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>>

  29. 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>>

  30. 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>>

  31. 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>>

  32. 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>>

  33. 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>>

  34. 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>>

  35. 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>>

  36. 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>>

  37. 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>>

  38. 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>>

  39. UCSB Department of Mathematics Center for Mathematical Inquiry - Regents of the University of California
    Developing "inquiry-based learning approaches in the teaching of mathematics and a research base that examines teaching and learning through inquiry-based practices." See past workshops, course materials for University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) ...more>>

  40. Understanding 'Rate' Word Problems - Rick Garlikov
    A conceptual explanation of doing various kinds of math "rate" problems (e.g., "distance/speed/time" problems, problems involving combining work done by different agents working at different rates of speed, quantity/proportion problems, etc.). ...more>>

  41. Unsilence Students' Voices - Suzanne Alejandre
    Article discussing how to provide an opportunity for all students to contribute to math classroom discussions. Originally published in the September, 2012, issue of the CMC ComMuniCator, journal of the California Mathematics Council, this article intersperses ...more>>

  42. Valuing as the Key to Unsilencing - Suzanne Alejandre
    "At the heart of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) Initiative is the valued learner, a learner with an active voice in his/her own learning. Under No Child Left Behind (NCLB) practices and assessment many students' voices have fallen silent.... Valuing ...more>>

  43. Vancouver Math Tutor - Vlad
    Tutoring services for the Vancouver, B.C. (Canada) area; articles on tutoring; and algebra and probability materials used in tutoring. ...more>>

  44. Why Teach Mathematics? - Harold Brochmann
    A series of articles addressing the questions Why do we have to learn this stuff? Why do we teach mathematics? Is the mathematics we teach relevant? Why is teaching mathematics so difficult? ...more>>

  45. Without Geometry, Life Is Pointless - Avery Pickford
    "Musings on math, education, teaching, and research" by a teacher. Blog posts, which date back to May, 2010, have included "What Makes a Problem Great," "Habits of Mind," "My 6th Grade Version of Algebra," "Technology in School: Where's My Hovercraft? ...more>>

  46. Writing to Develop Understanding: The Math Forum @ Drexel's PoWs - Suzanne Alejandre
    What can we ask students about their problem solving that will help them the most? This article, originally published in the December, 2006, issue of the CMC ComMuniCator, journal of the California Mathematics Council, addresses that question by examining ...more>>

  47. Yo: A Math Teacher's Blog - Nico Rowinsky
    Blog by the Toronto math teacher who wrote Sally Strange: And How She Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Grade 7 Math. Posts, which date back to September, 2012, have included "Teaching an Old Word Problem New Tricks: PART II," "What happens when you've ...more>>


 
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