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Pattern Recognition: An Under-recognized and Under-appreciated Challenge to Learning Mathematics

Most people know about the importance of both conceptual understanding (deeper knowledge, ability to apply knowledge to new...

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Tags: Resources, Learning Targets

Re-thinking Failure in the Math Classroom

It’s no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic has introduced many stressors to everyone’s lives. Students are no exception. At the...

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Tags: Accelerated Learning

Understanding Data from Formative Assessments: When Performance Does and Does Not Indicate Learning

Teachers (and schools, more generally) are increasingly being asked to make data-driven decisions from a vast array of formative...

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Tags: Assessment

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