

Online PD for Math Problem Solving and Use of Technology
CMCSouth, November 78, 2008
Envisioning Mathematics for All: Powerful Programs, Effective Practices, Proficient Students
Suzanne Alejandre, The Math Forum, Drexel University
Marie Hogan, Traweek Middle School, West Covina, CA
http://mathforum.org/workshops/cmc/2008/suzanne.html
 Introductions

 What is problem solving?
 for you? as presented in your curriculum? for your students?
 at the Math Forum?


 Let's Do Math!
 Measuring Melons
What do you notice?
What do you wonder?
 Draft, Share, Revise, Discuss

 Classroom Stories
 from Marie... from our community of practice...

 NSDL Workshops
 Using Technology and Problem Solving to Build Algebraic Reasoning
 Technology Tools for Thinking and Reasoning about Probability

 Let's Do More Math!
 Technology Problems of the Week
Balloon Booths
 Draft, Share, Revise, Discuss
 The Problem Solving Process  Hints and Answer Checks

 Developing a Culture of Problem Solving

 Math Tools
 Overview and Registration (free)
 Navigating Math Tools
 Browse, Rate, Review, Discuss and using My MathTools

 Other Math Forum Resources
 Professional Development Program
 Making Effective Use of Math Forum Resources
 Ask Dr. Math and Dr. Math books
 Teacher2Teacher (T2T®)
 Teacher Exchange
 Problems of the Week

 Contact Information
 Suzanne
