Elementary Math, Limitless Mind Bookstudy, Math, Math Instruction, Math Professional Development, Summer Conferences, Uncategorized

Continuing Your Education

If you are planning on doing the LIMITLESS MIND book study with us and want to earn graduate credit from an accredited university, this would be an easy 15 contact hours of reading the book and participating in the online discussion.  Raise your hand if you're a teacher who stays late to get work done… Continue reading Continuing Your Education

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Let’s Give Them Something To Talk About

If I’m being honest, when it comes to Math Talks, there’s no one right way to do it. I have been doing Math Talks with my classes for almost 10 years now. There’s always a direction I’m trying to go with the discussion, but many times the direction changes depending on what the students are… Continue reading Let’s Give Them Something To Talk About

Elementary Math, Math, Math Professional Development, Summer Conferences

What happens in Vegas, should NOT stay in Vegas!

The saying usually goes, “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas!” but we don’t think that’s appropriate next  week at SDE’s National Conference in Las Vegas. Over 6,000 administrators and teachers coming from all over the USA and other countries will be attending a  variety of fun-filled, engaging, and thought-provoking sessions. Those in attendance are… Continue reading What happens in Vegas, should NOT stay in Vegas!

Back to School Math Ideas, Elementary Math, Guided Math, Math, Math Games, Math Instruction, Math Professional Development

New Opportunities, New Partnerships

As many of you know, this year has brought about new opportunities for me, including the creation of Hilty Consulting! I have been pleasantly surprised with the amount of inquiry I have received about services I can provide to schools and districts. I am looking forward to meeting many new faces this summer and fall,… Continue reading New Opportunities, New Partnerships

Addition, Elementary Math, Guided Math, Math, Math Games, Puzzles

Puzzled with what to do? Puzzles may be the answer.

As a teacher, have you ever been bored with daily worksheets or wanted to make your students’ learning more engaging? Are you wondering what to put in your guided math stations? Or you don’t have money to purchase manipulatives for your classroom? A possible solution could be implementing puzzles! I’m not just talking about a… Continue reading Puzzled with what to do? Puzzles may be the answer.