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Upcoming Professional Development Sessions–Mathematics

We are excited to announce our professional development offerings! Click the titles to find a description and registration information. For more information about any of these workshops, e-mail us at math@esc4.net.

 

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REGION 4 MATHEMATICS CONFERENCE - CORNERSTONES FOR SUCCESS Save the Date!

January 26, 2019

Join other mathematics educators for this one-day conference focused on creating meaningful mathematics experiences and effective learning possibilities for every math student. Attend up to six mini-sessions that provide tools such as classroom-ready activities that bridge concrete, pictorial, and abstract representations of key mathematics concepts, strategies that include all learners, and technology-based activities.

 

Register by grade level using the links below:

 

For more information about the conference, e-mail math@esc4.net

 


 

INSTRUCTIONAL COACHING

 

Coaching to Impact Mathematics Instruction: Discourse about Linear Relationships, Grades 6-12

November 14, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379961

 

The Complexity of Helping and the Impact Cycle
Presented by Ann Hoffman, M.Ed

November 29, 2018 | Session ID: 1377032

 

Better Conversations for Better Coaching
Presented by Ann Hoffman, M.Ed

November 30, 2018 | Session ID: 1377033

 

Growing Mathematicians

February 13, 2019  |  Session ID: 1377024

 

Coaching to Impact Mathematics Instruction: Discourse about Linear Relationships, Grades 6-12

February 28, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379997

 


 

ELEMENTARY

 

Math That Sticks: Number Talks in the Elementary Classroom

Are you wondering how to build students' numerical fluency in 5 to 15 minutes a day? Are you wondering about how to choose skill-based problems that work together to build numerical fluency? Join us as we explore key components of number-focused conversations, create sequences of skill-based problems, and practice implementation techniques.

  • Grades K-1
    • October 16, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379918
  • Grades 2-3

    • December 6, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379799

    • April 4, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379828

  • Grades 4-5

    • December 4, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379797

    • March 27, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379889

 

Focus on Representing and Solving with Addition and Subtraction, Grades 2-3

November 6, 2018   |  Session ID: 1379773

 

Focus On Developing Fluency with Rational Numbers - Grades 5-7

November 7, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379832

 

Word Power: Vocabulary for ELL Students in the Mathematics Classroom

November 14, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379835

 

Focus on Representing and Solving, Kindergarten-Grade 1

November 27, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379788

 

Decision-Making with Data: Digging Deeper with Classroom Data, Grade 3-5 Mathematics

December 13, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379802

 

Focus on Representing and Solving with Multiplication and Division, Grades 3-4

February 28, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379813

 

BIG Math Ideas for Little Learners

February 28, 2019  |  Session ID: 1380114

 

 

T.E.A.M.S. that Win: Effective Practices for Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in Mathematics

A professional development series that applies the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and the Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) frameworks to content specific Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) instruction and classroom design. The series will be presented by a Region 4 collaborative triad whose expertise includes classroom management, access to the general curriculum, and mathematics. 

  • Preschool |  January 24, 2019  |  Session ID: 1362868
  • Grades K-5  |  October 23, 2018  |  Session ID: 1391474

 

Closing the Distance: Mathematics

Experience targeted, engaging classroom-ready materials designed to narrow academic gaps that focus on concepts that pose obstacles for students. These updated activities may be used during the final weeks leading up to state assessments or used to differentiate Tier I instruction. Lessons will follow the 5E Instructional Model to facilitate learning for a broad range of students including English Language Learners and students at risk of missing mastery of target grade level expectations. 

  • Grade 2  April 23, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379826
  • Grade 3  |  March 21, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379817
  • Grade 4 |  March 5, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379814
  • Grade 5  January 30, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379808

 

Math Make and Take: STAAR® Review 2018

Experience classroom-ready instructional activities designed to increase the performance of students on the STAAR® mathematics assessments. Interactive activities are designed to help students strengthen conceptual understanding and procedural understanding. Participants will receive materials and time to make the activities presented in the session.

  • Grade 3 March 26, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379818
  • Grade 4 March 19, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379891
  • Grade 5 February 7, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379810

 


 

SECONDARY

 

Closing the Distance: Mathematics

Experience targeted, engaging classroom-ready materials designed to narrow academic gaps that focus on concepts that pose obstacles for students. These updated activities may be used during the final weeks leading up to state assessments or used to differentiate Tier I instruction. Lessons will follow the 5E Instructional Model to facilitate learning for a broad range of students including English Language Learners and students at risk of missing mastery of target grade level expectations. 

  • Grade 6 February 26, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379884
  • Grade 7  | February 7, 2019  |  Session ID:  1379868
  • Grade 8 January 29, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379860

 

Math Make and Take: STAAR® Review 2018

Experience classroom-ready instructional activities designed to increase the performance of students on the STAAR® mathematics assessments. Interactive activities are designed to help students strengthen conceptual understanding and procedural understanding. Participants will receive materials and time to make the activities presented in the session.

  • Grade 6  | February 14, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379895
  • Grade 7  | February 21, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379882
  • Grade 8  | February 5, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379881

 

Math that Sticks Series

  • Grades 6-8
    • Small-Group Instruction | December 4, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379841
    • Using Rich Tasks to Teach All Students  | December 6, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379849
    • Questioning and Student Engagement  | December 11, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379801
  • Grades 9-12
    • ​Using Rich Tasks to Teach All Students |  February 6, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379991
  • Secondary Classroom
    • Number Talks  |  January 30, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379984

 

 

T.E.A.M.S. that Win: Effective Practices for Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in Mathematics, Grades 6-12

October 30, 2018  |  Session ID: 1391467

 

Accelerated Intervention, Algebra I

October 31, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379940

 

Building Academic Language in the Mathematics Classroom - Grades 6-12

November 6, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379944

 

Focus On Developing Fluency with Rational Numbers - Grades 5-7

November 7, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379832

 

Word Power: Vocabulary for ELL Students in the Mathematics Classroom

November 14, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379835

 

Focus On Multiple Representations and Equations - Grades 6-8

November 28, 2018  |  Session ID: 1379839

 

Newcomers in the Mathematics Classroom - Grades 6-8

January 17, 2019  |  Session ID: 1379853

 

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