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Stereotype Threat (Part 2)

Girls in Math & Science > Female Role Models > Learn What Works

In this interview, Dr. Joshua Aronson describes how to reduce stereotype threat by introducing students to role models and emphasizing gender similarities, rather than gender...

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Instructional Methods That Spark Curiosity (Part 1)

Girls in Math & Science > Sparking Curiosity > Learn What Works

Dr. Jon Star discusses interest as a development process. Instructional activities that may spark children's curiosity can be the basis for a sustained individual interest later in...

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Instructional Methods That Spark Curiosity (Part 2)

Girls in Math & Science > Sparking Curiosity > Learn What Works

In this interview, Dr. Jon Star talks about strategies to spark students’ curiosity. What are the little and the bigger things that teachers can do in math and science lessons? Related...

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3-D Spatial Skills for Secondary Students (Part 1)

Girls in Math & Science > Teaching Spatial Skills > Learn What Works

Dr. Sorby defines spatial skills and describes how they are used in everyday living, K-12 education, and professional careers. Related Media and Files: 3-D Spatial Skills for Secondary...

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3-D Spatial Skills for Secondary Students (Part 2)

Girls in Math & Science > Teaching Spatial Skills > Learn What Works

Dr. Sheryl Sorby provides suggestions for teaching spatial skills. Related Files: 3-D Spatial Skils for Secondary Students (Part 1) (Video)

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Instructional Strategies for Struggling Algebra Students

Topics of Algebra > Multiple Paths > Learn What Works

Dr. Bonnie Grossen, Director of the Center for Applied Research in Education, offers practical ideas for working with students who are struggling with algebra, focusing on weaving together...

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Expert Interview

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Introducing Students to Logarithms

Topics of Algebra > Topics of Algebra > See How It Works

An experienced teacher describes how to avoid common pitfalls when teaching students about logarithmic functions, and how to leverage students' prior knowledge of algebra to increase their comfort...

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Understanding the Major Topics of School Algebra

Topics of Algebra > Overview & Tools

Dr. Wilfried Schmid, a member of the National Mathematics Advisory Panel, provides a brief overview of the recommended major topics and implications of the Panel's findings for algebra instruction,...

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Key Messages of the Panel Report

Topics of Algebra > Overview & Tools

Dr. Larry Faulkner, Chair of the National Mathematics Advisory Panel, discusses key recommendations. These are especially focused on important messages for teachers, such as providing a strong...

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Expert Interview

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What Algebra Teachers Need to Know

Topics of Algebra > Topics of Algebra > Learn What Works

Listen to Dr. Hung-Hsi Wu talk about the importance of helping teachers develop a deep understanding of their subject matter and the need to focus instruction on the most critical aspects of...

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Expert Interview

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Helping Students Who Aren't Ready for Algebra

Topics of Algebra > Multiple Paths > Learn What Works

Dr. Bonnie Grossen, Director of the Center for Applied Research in Education, describes the collision between current algebra requirements and the lack of preparation of many students.

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Understanding How to Pay for College

Increasing Postsecondary Access > Assist with College Entry > Learn What Works

Dr. Donald E. Heller talks about three key aspects of paying for college that schools should ensure their students know: college costs, types of financial aid, and the application process. Schools,...

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