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Upcoming Professional Development Sessions–Mathematics

For more information about upcoming workshops, or to schedule customized coaching, e-mail math@esc4.net.

 


 

ELEMENTARY

 

​​Focus on Representing and Solving with Addition and Subtraction
Grades 2-3
Wondering how to lead students to mastery when representing and solving problems with whole number addition and subtraction? Curious about how to integrate questioning, representing, and solving when solving word problems? Engage with word problem structures that help students see mathematical connections and relationships. Practice representing and solving word problems through the eyes of students to uncover understandings that are still developing. Leave with classroom-ready activities designed to support transfer and to lead to mastery.

 

Desmos for Advanced Users

All Grade Levels
Learn how to use Desmos technology to energize student learning, enable exploration, and remove barriers to understanding mathematics. Apply principles for designing and facilitating a Desmos activity that increase engagement, enable rich class discussions, and support student learning. Learn how the Desmos Activity Builder can help you create dynamic activities as well as how to use pre-built activities from Desmos itself and its user community. We’ll show you how to get started building your own activity and answer questions along the way. Bring a tablet or laptop to maximize your participation.

 


 

SECONDARY

 

Desmos for Advanced Users

All Grade Levels
Learn how to use Desmos technology to energize student learning, enable exploration, and remove barriers to understanding mathematics. Apply principles for designing and facilitating a Desmos activity that increase engagement, enable rich class discussions, and support student learning. Learn how the Desmos Activity Builder can help you create dynamic activities as well as how to use pre-built activities from Desmos itself and its user community. We’ll show you how to get started building your own activity and answer questions along the way. Bring a tablet or laptop to maximize your participation.

 
 

 

 

HOUSTON TEXANS STATS CHALLENGE

facebookstatschallengeThe Houston Texans have teamed up with Schlumberger to create the Stats Challenge, a fun program that gives 6th grade students the chance to learn math through the game of football! The Stats Challenge curriculum corresponds to the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) standard and includes classroom activities on ratios, rational numbers, percentages, and more, making math exciting for all! Participating schools can win visits from the Texans, tickets for teachers and students, and more! 

 

Sign up here!  

 

 

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