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Introducing #StenhouseMath Twitter Chats!

Posted by admin on Mar 13, 2019 3:22:30 PM

This year marks the launch of #StenhouseMath Twitter Chats! Starting on March 19, Stenhouse, along with math authors/editors/educators, Tracy Johnston Zager and Kassia Omohundro Wedekind, will host a monthly chat with our brilliant math authors about their innovative and energizing ideas. Check out the schedule below and mark your calendars!

March 19, 6:00 p.m. PST / 9:00 p.m. EST

“Creating a Coherent Secondary Math Pedagogy” with Geoff Krall Geoff is an educator and author of the 2018 book, Necessary Conditions: Teaching Secondary Math with Academic Safety, Quality Tasks, and Effective Facilitation. He has devoted his career to finding a guiding vision and continuity to high school math instruction, and he has figured it out. In this chat we will talk about the three essential elements he has discovered that will open the door to math for all your students and provide you with the coherent secondary math pedagogy that you may be missing.

April 16, 6:00 p.m. PST / 9:00 p.m. EST

“Choral Counting & Counting Collections” with Megan L. Franke, Elham Kazemi, and Angela Chan Turrou Join this chat to find out how deeply and creatively children can engage with ideas of number and operations and mathematical sense-making through counting. Learn how counting can be a gateway into your students’ mathematical insights and how you can use it to jump-start student participation and deepen mathematical understanding. If you don't have it already, pick up a copy of Choral Counting & Counting Collections by Megan L. Franke, Elham Kazemi, and Angela Chan Turrou.

May 14, 6:00 p.m. PST / 9:00 p.m. EST

“Understanding the Math We Teach and How to Teach It” with Marian Small Marian Small knows that understanding the math K–8 teachers teach and how to teach it isn’t the easiest of tasks. So she wrote a readable and relatable resource that will give you the well-founded base of mathematical knowledge you need to lead better math instruction while capturing your students’ interest. In this chat, Marian will share her insight on how to teach math with clarity and confidence. Marian's book, Understanding the Math We Teach and How to Teach It will be available THIS SUMMER!!!

Save these dates and follow @StenhousePub #StenhouseMath on Twitter. Don’t miss these chats that are sure to bring new ideas to your math instruction!

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