

Developing Leadership in Our Mathematics Community: An Effective Model to Identify and Support Teacher Leaders
9:30  10:30, Monday, April 19, 2010
Session 109, Mohsen
Suzanne Alejandre, The Math Forum @ Drexel, Philadelphia, PA
Barbara Delaney, Bellingham, Massachusetts
Marie Hogan, West Covina, California
Ashley Miller, Salisbury, North Carolina
Powerpoint from session:
download zipped file: ncsm2010_session109.ppt.zip
view as html: ncsm2010_session109.htm
 Introductions
 Math Forum Ambassadors
 Marie [math content knowledge]
 Barbara [pedagogy  problem solving and communication]
 Ashley [effective use of technology]

 A Little Background: The Beginning of a Journey
 Using Technology and Problem Solving to Build Algebraic Reasoning
 workshop  August 13  September 23, 2007
 timeline

 An Example from the Current State of a Journey
 Seven Congruent Rectangles: scenario only  sample problem
 download Barbara's Flash clip in zipped format

 A Simulation: Example from an Online Workshop
 tPow: Balloon Booths
 math content knowledge
 pedagogy  problem solving and communication
 effective use of technology
 more tPoWs (free but require login)

 Another Example from the Current State of a Journey
 Lemonade Fun: scenario only  sample problem
 math content knowledge
 pedagogy  problem solving and communication
 effective use of technology

 What Ares the Next Step In Our Journeys?

 Ongoing Research
 Ongoing research and analysis is being conducted by the Math Forum that seeks to identify program elements that engage teachers and those that lead to lasting impact.

 Resources
 Making Effective Use of Math Forum Resources
http://mathforum.org/pd/tour2.html

 Grades 59: Using Technology and Problem Solving to Build Algebraic Reasoning
Explore applets and other technology tools that build students' algebraic reasoning, and learn strategies for supporting students to learn through problem solving.
http://mathforum.org/pd/algebraic/

 Grades 59: Technology Tools for Thinking and Reasoning about Probability
Explore applets and other technology tools that build students' probabilistic reasoning, and learn strategies for supporting students to learn through problem solving.
http://mathforum.org/pd/probability/

 Math Forum Professional Development Program: Learning Math Together
http://mathforum.org/pd/

 Session 152: I Notice, I Wonder, I Can Think!
http://mathforum.org/workshops/nctm2010/session152.nctm.html

 Contact Information
 Suzanne
