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Schoolwide Support for Girls
Girls in Math & Science > Female Role Models > See How It Works
The principal of Clarke N. Johnsen Junior High School describes how the school supports science teachers as role models for students. The school brings guest speakers to the school and encourages...
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Encouraging Effort Through Feedback
Girls in Math & Science > Prescriptive Feedback > See How It Works
A sixthgrade math teacher describes how she praises students and corrects misunderstandings. Using individual and group feedback, the teacher addresses student frustration and communicates to...
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Spatial Skills in High School Science and Math
Girls in Math & Science > Teaching Spatial Skills > See How It Works
A high school math teacher describes how she integrates spatial skills training into geometry class. She explains how this training improved her studentsâ€™ skills and beliefs about their...
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Helping Students Learn From Mistakes
Girls in Math & Science > Ability is Expandable > See How It Works
An elementary school math teacher describes a schoolwide effort to teach students that they can expand their abilities through hard work and effort. The schoolwide approach entails professional...
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Instilling Confidence
Girls in Math & Science > Ability is Expandable > See How It Works
A high school associate principal discusses strategies to encourage girls in science classrooms. This interview highlights the need to provide students with opportunities to demonstrate their...
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Algebra Boot Camp
Topics of Algebra > Multiple Paths > See How It Works
The math department chair describes essential mathematics concepts that are the focus of the summer algebra boot camp. Algebra I teachers have identified the topics that are necessary for...
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Teaching Symbols and Expressions
Topics of Algebra > Topics of Algebra > See How It Works
An algebra teacher scaffolds students' learning how to simplify expressions and solve equations. Assignment: Simplifying Expressions includes the lesson plan, problem worksheet, and homework used...
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Problem Solving in Algebra
Topics of Algebra > Topics of Algebra > See How It Works
Teacher John Lawless models problemsolving steps that challenge students to create polynomial expressions. Download Assignment: Problem Solving to see the full lesson that involves writing an...
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Teaching Quadratic Functions
Topics of Algebra > Topics of Algebra > See How It Works
An algebra teacher demonstrates graphing quadratic functions, identifying the vertex of a parabola, finding maximum and minimum values, and using a graphing calculator. See Properties of Parabolas...
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Professional Development in Secondary Mathematics
Topics of Algebra > Multiple Paths > See How It Works
Hear about professional learning communities, individualized performance plans, peer learning, common observation tools, linkages to the middle school, and the value of conducting observations...
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State Perspective on Algebra
Topics of Algebra > Multiple Paths > See How It Works
In response to the National Math Panel report, Connecticut is developing course and student expectations, a common algebra curriculum, certification for specialists, and stateprovided professional...
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District Perspective on Algebra
Topics of Algebra > Topics of Algebra > See How It Works
The district mathematics coordinator describes the process of establishing essential algebra standards and aligning expectations with endofcourse and interim assessments. See Mathematics...
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