Changing the Way We Teach Math
What do the experts say about how to teach basic math to adult students? People who teach math have heard about most of their recommendations, but putting them into practice is harder than it seems. (119 pages).
Emotions and Math Hands-on Learning Group Work Student Resistance Real Life Problems
Putting Students in Charge of Their Learning
A Review of Literature about Adult Numeracy Instruction. What do the experts recommend for teaching basic math to adults? And a look at some research that shows why it is difficult to implement those recommendations (23 pages).
A manual for educators and parents who want to promote math thinking in kids of all ages. Math for the whole person: spirit, heart, body and mind are all connected in the activities in this book. When these are in balance, math becomes part of our whole lives, not a beast or a barrier. Patterns, recipes, and hand-outs all included (109 pages).
Your Family Math Group: Note and tips for facilitating a Family Math Group, from the recommendations of the Family Math Fun! project.
You know that using manipulatives will help your students learn math, but they don’t want to touch them. What to do?? Working-With-Student-Resistance-to-Math-Tools