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Monitoring Progress While Solving Problems

Problem Solving > Reflect & Debrief > See How It Works

Dr. Sybilla Beckmann demonstrates how to help students monitor their progress and reflect on their reasoning while solving a challenging problem.

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Writing is a Thinking Activity

Writing > Overview & Tools

Dr. Steve Graham discusses the four recommended practices from the Practice Guide, Teaching Elementary School Students to Be Effective Writers. He describes how the process of writing instruction...

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Expert Interview

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Monitoring the Problem-Solving Process

Problem Solving > Reflect & Debrief > Learn What Works

Listen to Dr. Sybilla Beckmann describe strategies for helping students monitor and reflect during the problem-solving process.

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Helping Students Debrief

Problem Solving > Reflect & Debrief > Learn What Works

Dr. Mark Driscoll provides practical advice on building students' habits of reasoning by structuring discussions using particular questions and written tools. See also Multiple Problem-Solving...

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Expert Interview

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The Components of Problem Solving

Problem Solving > Overview & Tools

Dr. John Woodward describes the IES Panel's five recommendations related to the problem-solving process and shows different types of problems.  

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Expert Interview

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Designing Worthwhile Problems

Problem Solving > Prepare Problems > Learn What Works

The two practitioners on the IES Panel discuss how to plan for problem solving in today's diverse classrooms. Philip Ogbuehi is Mathematics Specialist for the Los Angeles Unified School District,...

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Expert Interview

1477 views
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Matching Visuals to Purpose in Problem Solving

Problem Solving > Problem-Solving Instruction > Learn What Works

Dr. Asha Jitendra shows and discusses the role of different types of visualizations in problem solving, especially their usefulness for students struggling with math.

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Expert Interview

1838 views
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Multiple Problem-Solving Strategies in Instruction

Problem Solving > Problem-Solving Instruction > Learn What Works

Dr. Driscoll explains how use of multiple strategies contributes to student learning by letting students see problems in new ways. He stresses the importance of worked examples and comparing and...

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Expert Interview

1462 views
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Algebraic Notation in Problem Solving

Problem Solving > Problem-Solving Instruction > Learn What Works

Dr. Ken Koedinger provides examples that demonstrate the importance of bringing mathematical notation into the problem-solving process.

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Connecting Mathematical Ideas to Notation

Problem Solving > Problem-Solving Instruction > See How It Works

Dr. Sybilla Beckmann uses two different problems to demonstrate how to develop mathematical concepts and present mathematical notation in problem-solving situations. Related Files: Problems:...

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Expert Interview

1426 views
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Creating a Place Where Students Feel Like Writers

Writing > Engaged Community > Learn What Works

One member of the IES Panel explains why developing a collaborative community of writers is necessary to have engaged writers. She discusses the various ways a teacher can create a safe and...

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Expert Interview

1460 views
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Not Grammar for Grammar’s Sake

Writing > Foundational Skills > Learn What Works

Listen to a member of the IES Panel discuss the importance of teaching spelling and of supporting students in learning to construct sentences that convey their intended meaning. Teaching these...

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