The next two weeks can be rough even for the best teacher. Halloween is coming up and nothing like the idea of running around gathering free candy in … [Read More...]

## Mathematical Mindsets: A Collaborative Book Study 3

I teach primarily math to 2-5th graders. A 2nd grade teacher visited my classroom while I was having a "pattern party." She said to me "We don't get … [Read More...]

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## Mathematical Mindsets: A Collaborative Book Study 8

This chapter was "preaching to the choir" for me. I know that current testing culture is ruining children's math perceptions and love. Overtesting in … [Read More...]

## Mathematical Mindsets: A Collaborative Book Study 7

Students need to learn to work effectively in groups, with a variety of people. As professional adults, we have been in groups and teams that reflect … [Read More...]

## Mathematical Mindsets: A Collaborative Book Study 6

This chapter provides research that supports the need for teachers to provide rich math activities for all students regardless of race, gender, or … [Read More...]

## Mathematical Mindsets: A Collaborative Book Study 5

This chapter turns the theoretical into practical, by providing concrete examples of making rich math tasks. Traditional math classroom teachers show … [Read More...]