All Blog Posts Tagged 'math' (4)

Learning Styles

Here is a link to an article called Let Me Learn My Own Way

This is taken from the ASCD Smart Brief

ASCD Smart Brief

"Education consultant Jane Kise's recent study showed that learners with different cognitive styles have significantly different approaches to math. But what does this mean for teachers? Kise answers…

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Added by Claudia Heinrich on June 22, 2011 at 5:07pm — No Comments

Math Anxiety

Here is a link to an article on Math Anxiety.

 

http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2011/05/18/31math_ep.h30.html?tkn=PZCCgIX4PjXZW2XdpIIG1LKJMVCQUHHr57gf&cmp=clp-sb-ascd

 

I have noticed in my classroom that students with higher levels of anxiety are the also very focused on their grades.

I think the ideas that…

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Added by Claudia Heinrich on May 23, 2011 at 6:11pm — 3 Comments

Teaching to the Middle

I was watching CNN Morning news the other day and the following story caught my attention:

Former Govs. Bush and Wise push for digital learning

"Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, R, convened at the national summit on education reform in…

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Added by Claudia Heinrich on December 5, 2010 at 4:22pm — No Comments

Geogebra Java Applet - Great for graphing

At the recent A4A meeting, a teacher showed a graphing website that worked, but they weren't really happy. They were disappointed that the boundaries for inequalities were not clearly defined (inclusive of exclusive). Recently I found a site that has many exercises that not only address graphing, but cover anything thing from sequences to derivatives. The site is http://www.mathcasts.org. Mathcasts.org uses the java applet for… Continue

Added by Tom Adams on February 8, 2010 at 12:05pm — No Comments

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