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Customized Professional Development
Our programs are customized for meeting local needs and we seek opportunities for extended collaboration rather than single workshops because of our experience with effective improvement efforts and program implementation that required close collaboration and support over time. ... more information

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Online Courses

Courses are led by Math Forum staff
Targeted Levels:    Grades 3-5  Grades 6-8  Grades 9-12

Problem Solving and Technology in the Math Classroom
The Math Forum has conducted professional development since 1992 on the use of technology in the math classroom for the development of the mathematical practices now featured in the Common Core State Standards. The following courses contain the collective wisdom of math leaders from around the country who have participated in these programs.

Problem Solving in Geometry and Measurement $149 to be announced
Moving Students from Arithmetic to Algebra...one step at a time $149 to be announced
Problem Solving Strategies $149 to be announced

Powerful Problem Solving
The authors of Powerful Problem Solving are leading these new professional development courses, making use of their book and the companion website, and its growing collection of classroom videos, student handouts, and resources.

Developing Powerful Problem Solvers + $149 to be announced
Nurturing Powerful Problem Solvers + $149 Apr 23 - Jun 4
+ Participation requires separate purchase of the book, Powerful Problem Solving available from Heinemann or Amazon.com.

Effective Teaching with the Math Forum's Problems of the Week
We have developed best practices in supporting students' mathematical thinking and communication based on mentoring thousands of students' problem-solving and carefully researching what helped students reflect, revise, and learn.

PoW Membership: Resources & Strategies for Effective Implementation * $149 to be announced
Learning from Student Work: Make the Most of Your PoW Membership * $149 to be announced
Mentor Your Own: Supporting Strong Development of Mathematical Practices * $149 to be announced
Differentiated Math Instruction: Using Rich Problems to Reach All Learners * $149 to be announced
* Participation requires a PoW Membership.

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Problems of the Week Membership -- Getting Started free open now!
Math Tools free open now!
Technology Problems of the Week (tPoWs) free open now!

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Suzanne Alejandre, Senior Project Manager

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