Monthly Archives: August 2018

Mathematical Practices

My work and that of my colleagues at Education Development Center has always put mathematical thinking—the habits of mind that are indigenous to our discipline—at the core of our work with teachers. What we’ve learned from expert teachers has led … Continue reading

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Beyond Grades: Feedback to Stimulate Rethinking and Intellectual Growth

By Cody L. Patterson and Priya V. Prasad,¬†Department of Mathematics,¬†University of Texas at San Antonio We frequently use writing assignments¬†to encourage students to examine topics in greater depth than what we cover in class, and we emphasize to our students … Continue reading

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