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How One Missouri Teacher Uses Technology to Improve Math Instruction

Posted by Cindy Bryant

Oct 8, 2014 11:34:18 AM

Although it’s been several years since I’ve had my own classroom, I often think about teaching and what it means to be a successful teacher. Successful teaching is most often defined as the ability to motivate students to learn and successfully acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to be able to function as educated citizens. Which by the way, is very similar to the purpose and intent of the Common Core State Standards in providing a set of expectations that include the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in college, career, and life upon graduation from high school, no matter where a student lives.                               

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Topics: Teachers Using LearnBop, Differentiating Instruction, About Us & Our Community

Have You Heard about the LearnBop Pilot Math Challenge?

Posted by Cindy Bryant

Sep 23, 2014 9:35:57 AM

For all of us the 2014-2015 school year has kicked off, and we're thrilled to be off and running! 

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5th and 6th Grade CCSSM Instruction & Assessment Implementation Resources

Posted by Cindy Bryant

Sep 19, 2014 6:00:00 AM

 

It’s been said that teachers make more than 3,000 decisions per day, which is reportedly second only to the number of decisions air traffic controllers make in a day!

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Topics: Teachers Using LearnBop, Implementing the Common Core, Resources, Teaching & Learning, Algebra & Algebra Readiness

5 Back to School Tips for Building a Strong Math Program

Posted by Cindy Bryant

Aug 19, 2014 6:00:00 AM

For many of you the new school year has already begun, and others of you are in the starting gates just waiting for the bell to sound to begin the 2014 – 2015 school year!  All of you know the importance of the first few weeks of school in setting the tone for the entire year.  So as you begin your school year, I’d like to offer five suggestions that set the tone for maximizing opportunities for all students to learn mathematics throughout the school year.


1. Embrace and
convey a growth mindset to students from day one! 

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Topics: Resources, Teaching & Learning

3 Free, Quality Resources for Implementing CCSSM Content and Practices

Posted by Cindy Bryant

Jul 1, 2014 6:30:00 AM

One major emphasis of the CCSSM is that of teaching for conceptual understanding. While many teachers are skilled at demonstrating or modeling a procedure for students to replicate, they need training to increase their math content knowledge and learn more about effective teaching strategies for teaching for conceptual understanding. It not only takes time for training, but it often requires funding that districts simply do not have.

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Topics: Implementing the Common Core, Resources, Teaching & Learning

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