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Mathematics

Mathematics
Teaching Addition and Subtraction

For some students, math is an exciting opportunity to use their problem-solving skills to tackle a challenge. But, sadly, for others math is pure...
Addition Magician, Subtraction Reaction (Gr. 1–3)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Anni Stipek Watch Do you have students who can’t remember how to add or subtract—or both? SDE Math Expert Anni Stipek will share...
Becoming STEM-Ready

By now, just about every educator understands and is convinced of the importance of bringing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) into their classrooms...
Webinar: Bringing Math to Life through Literature (Gr. K-3)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Ricky Mikelman Watch Join SDE math expert Ricky Mikelman to see how to use picture books to weave in content literacy standards during...
Webinar: An Introduction to STEM and NGSS (Gr. K-8)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Alissa Berg Watch You’ve heard of the NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards) and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics), but do you...
What American Teachers Can Learn from Singapore

One of the most difficult things a teacher has to do is understand a new and unfamiliar method of learning. As Singapore Math continues...
Webinar: Foundations of Number Sense (Gr. K-1)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Ricky Mikelman Watch Strong number sense is the foundation of the Singapore Math approach—and essential to success in higher level mathematics. In...
Webinar: Yes, You CAN Teach Math! (Gr. K-5)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Anni Stipek Watch Out of all the subjects, math is often the one in which primary grade teachers feel least proficient. So, how...
Math Fluency: Do You Teach Students? Or Guide Them?

Math—whether it involves addition, subtraction, multiplication, or division—can bewilder even the best of students. As learners begin to suspect they cannot perform well at...
Math Problem-Solving: Perseverance and Communication Required Not Genius

Problem-solving is the cornerstone of mathematics. Yet, math word problems are a struggle for many students. When word problems are assigned, it’s not uncommon...

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