Elementary Math, Guided Math, Math Instruction, Summer Conferences, Uncategorized

17 Reasons to Attend SDE’s National Teaching Math Conference: Reasons #1-4

Are you thinking about attending SDE's National Conferences this summer?  Are you wanting to find a way to convince someone to "sponsor" you to attend?  Well...I'm starting a series of posts which will give you 17 reasons you should attend the National Teaching Math Conference! Here we go:  Reasons 1, 2, 3, and 4--Addition, Subtraction,… Continue reading 17 Reasons to Attend SDE’s National Teaching Math Conference: Reasons #1-4

Guided Math, Uncategorized

Guided Math Part 4: Small Groups with a Big Purpose

One component about guided math that everyone can agree on, the use of small group instruction.  We all know the benefits of working with students in small groups, especially when our class sizes seem to keep growing and the needs of our students continue to deepen.  When we think about small groups, we must keep… Continue reading Guided Math Part 4: Small Groups with a Big Purpose

Guided Math, Uncategorized

Guided Math Part 3: Making Whole Group Instruction Work

I’m halfway through my series of posts about guided math.  Thank you to those of you who have reached out with your kind comments and questions.  I’m excited to have the chance to meet some of you in person in my upcoming seminar locations! This week I want to focus on one of the biggest… Continue reading Guided Math Part 3: Making Whole Group Instruction Work