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Mathematics

Mathematics
Exploring Solutions to Your Instructional Math Challenges

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Char Forsten Watch Do you find some concepts and skills more difficult to teach? If you have questions or concerns about implementing...
Math the C-P-A Way

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Stacy Shaener Watch Teach key math concepts using the concrete-pictorial-abstract approach. It's essential to building a solid math foundation in your students....
Games that Stick: Playful Ways to Work With Numbers

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Kristin Hilty Watch Your little ones will LOVE Kristin's interactive games! You will, too, because they make it so easy to develop...
Building Math Fluency with Number Talks (Gr. K-2)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Ricky Mikelman Watch Build your students' number sense and computational literacy with number talks! In this complimentary SDE WebBrief, math expert Ricky Mikelman...
Math Journals: Shifting the Focus from Answers to Understanding

Traditional math instruction has long emphasized the "right answer" rather than the thinking that led to the answer. With the increasing demands of the...
Games that Teach Ten-ness

Once children develop a basic number sense for numbers up to ten, they need to develop a strong sense of ten-ness. A sense of...
Webinar: Making Math Meaningful: Rich Math Tasks (Gr. K-2)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Ricky Mikelman Watch When you shift math time away from memorization, you’ll encourage critical thinking. In this complimentary SDE WebBrief, Ricky will...
Why the U.S. Lags in Math—and What We Can Do About It

There is no arguing with the facts—U.S. students lag behind several countries in student math achievement. For a nation that has been at the...
Teaching a Deep Understanding of Fractions: 3 Keys to Getting It Right

Fractions are an important part of the elementary curriculum. Students need a strong conceptual understanding of fractions to successfully move through the grade levels....
Singapore Math Strategies and Success for Every Teacher

Singapore Math strategies can do wonders for building math skills, improving student achievement, and increasing children’s math confidence. But only if teachers use the...

Popular Videos

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SDE presenter and Math expert Ricky Mikelman shares an introduction to what the fundamentals of number sense looks like.
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SDE presenter and Math expert Ricky Mikelman shares an introduction to...
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Early Childhood expert Deanna Jump gives sound advice for new teache...

Popular Articles

Turning Fixed Mindset into Growth Mindset

The teacher begins to describe a new task. Students with a growth mindset lean forward, the gears of their thinking beginning to click. If...
Teaching in the 21st Century: New Ways to Put the Pieces Together

Today’s classroom teachers are dealing with an unprecedented set of ...
Reaching for and Achieving the Common Core Reading Standards: Why Mini-Lessons?

New reading standards, including Common Core, are designed to empower...