“Kill the Butterfly” Presentation

Posted: February 16, 2015 in Uncategorized

Today our district had a professional day. It was set up as a conference format. I led a session on how to teach students concepts of mathematics for understanding and not just teaching tricks to pass a test.

I presented three times, but only recorded the first one.

The conversation turned out to be really good toward the end.

The last slide I shared is below. These are great resources that I encourage all teachers to read.

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Do you have any tricks that we should look at trying to stop? You can make suggestions at NixtheTricks.com. Let’s all work together to help students understand mathematics!

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