A Guide to Mathematics Leadership

Author: Don S. Balka
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1412975433
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Written by three noted mathematics educators, this volume presents a process-based approach to building a high-quality mathematics program based on five NCTM principles and four NCSM leadership principles.

Implementing Guided Math Tools for Educational Leaders

Author: Sammons, Laney
Publisher: Shell Education
ISBN: 1618137999
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Support the implementation of the Guided Math framework with this user-friendly professional guide written by Guided Math author, Laney Sammons. This resource provides school leaders (coaches, principals, curriculum directors, teacher leaders, etc.) with user-friendly strategies for supporting teachers as they embark on teaching components of the Guided Math framework in their classrooms. Highlights include how to use the professional learning community model effectively when implementing Guided Math, tips for creating a strategic plan for improving students’ mathematics achievement, sample implementation models, sample assessments, and planning and implementation tools.

The Common Core Mathematics Standards

Author: Ted H. Hull
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452226229
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This professional development resource includes techniques and reproducible tools to help principals and math leaders drive the change process for implementing the CCSS in math.

Driven by Data

Author: Paul Bambrick-Santoyo
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470548746
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Offers a practical guide for improving schools dramatically that will enable all students from all backgrounds to achieve at high levels. Includes assessment forms, an index, and a DVD.

Visible Thinking in the K 8 Mathematics Classroom

Author: Ted H. Hull
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1412992052
Format: PDF, Docs
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The authors provide instructional strategies for maximizing students' mathematics comprehension through interactive visual thinking. Included are grade-specific sample problems and concrete examples of each strategy.

Succeeding at Teaching Secondary Mathematics

Author: Cheryl D. Roddick
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452261091
Format: PDF, Docs
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This practical resource helps beginning secondary mathematics teachers design a curriculum that is meaningful, differentiate instruction, engage students, meet standards, assess student understanding, and more.

A Guide to Mathematics Coaching

Author: Ted H. Hull
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412972647
Format: PDF
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Engage math teachers and foster productive collaborations through an effective coaching process that builds trust and rapport and leads to better teaching practice and increased student achievement.

Learning to Lead Mathematics Professional Development

Author: Catherine Carroll
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 141291504X
Format: PDF, Docs
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This set of case-based leadership materials helps mathematics leaders build the facilitation skills, content knowledge, and pedagogy to design and implement effective staff development. Includes 44 seminars on 2 DVDs.

How Students Learn

Author: Committee on How People Learn: A Targeted Report for Teachers
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309089506
Format: PDF, Docs
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How Students Learn: Science in the Classroom builds on the discoveries detailed in the best-selling How People Learn. Now these findings are presented in a way that teachers can use immediately, to revitalize their work in the classroom for even greater effectiveness. Organized for utility, the book explores how the principles of learning can be applied in science at three levels: elementary, middle, and high school. Leading educators explain in detail how they developed successful curricula and teaching approaches, presenting strategies that serve as models for curriculum development and classroom instruction. Their recounting of personal teaching experiences lends strength and warmth to this volume. This book discusses how to build straightforward science experiments into true understanding of scientific principles. It also features illustrated suggestions for classroom activities.