Orchestrating Mathematical Discussions in the Secondary Classroom

Date: Tuesday, October 7, 2014 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Kirkhof Center

  • Audience:  Secondary mathematics teachers of algebra (grades 7 - 12);
  • Dates:  October 7, November 13, & December 12, 2014;
  • Location:  GVSU Allendale Campus;
  • Description:  Based on 5 Practices for Orchestrating Productive Mathematics Discussions and materials developed through the award-winning PRIME program.  This workshop will provide teachers with concrete guidance for engaging students in meaningful discussions around mathematics in a way that is accessible and manageable for teachers.   Content used for examples will be algebra-based.  These materials were developed under a grant provided by the Michigan Department of Education.
  • Facilitators:  Chelsea Ridge & Karen Meyers;
  • Cost: $60 for the series; grant funds available to assist with substitute reimbursement costs.

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Contact

Chelsea Ridge

ridgec@gvsu.edu

616.331.3172


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