What does effective math instruction look like?

11/13/2013 | Atlantic online, The

Effective math instruction includes reasoning, problem-solving, multiple ways to represent an idea and questioning, according to Stanford University researcher Jo Boaler. In this blog post, she notes that the Common Core State Standards are a step in the right direction, especially since students must justify their answers. "Justification and reasoning are two of the acts that lie at the heart of mathematics. They are, in many ways, the essence of what mathematics is," Boaler writes.

View Full Article in:

Atlantic online, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
School District of Philadelphia - Director, Observation and Feedback Coaches Program
School District of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
Research Scientist
Portland, OR
Opportunities for Former Teachers and Administrators with PLC Experience
Learning Sciences International
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Instructional Designer, ESL
Imagine Learning, Inc.
Provo, UT
Account Executive, National Accounts
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide