Posted November 18, 2016
Watch this hour-long recorded webinar about how you can make math more accessible to every middle and high school student in the classroom, particularly English Learners, and raise student achievement.
Dean Ballard, Director of Mathematics for CORE and an experienced math educator, shares practical techniques for overcoming language barriers for EL students in math while at the same time increasing academic performance for all students.
Discover activities, resources and strategies you can use to promote reasoning and fluency, address language challenges and maintain rigor in math lessons.
Posted May 25, 2016
This hour-long recorded webinar is a great opportunity to learn how to get teachers or curriculum planning teams ready and focused for effective planning over the summer.
When planning next year’s instruction, build rigor into math units and lessons. How? Using the strategies and resources for planning for rigor that Dean Ballard, Director of Mathematics for CORE and experienced math educator, shares during the webinar. You’ll learn:
• A proven seven-step process for planning units of instruction.
• How to identify rigor.
• How this planning process has been implemented in several schools and positively impacted student outcomes.
Complete the form below to access a video of the webinar and the presentation handouts.