"While I am not familiar with the work by Marzano, I am very familiar with that of Madeline Hunter. She describes effective classroom teaching using a model of Direct Instruction (remember, this is not a dirty word in math).
Within this, effective…"
"Mario, you've been (as well as Jeanette) a great inspiration to me to try new technologies when teaching math. I remember a time when I was hesitant to replace my "well-working" overhead with the laptop for notes, and you said,…"
"Sarah, your class is something that I refer to many times a month without you realizing it...sorry for not mentioning it earlier. I see many of the pieces you have the students create in the hall, then reference them at the appropriate time in…"
"After polling my 8th grade Geometry class, the students felt the Amistad lessons were perfectly placed in the 7th grade curriculum. There was an overwhelming response that was both positive and excited that they had the opportunity to learn that…"
"I am always concerned with the open ended math questions when preparing for the ASK. Krystal and I are careful to include at least one on each test, as well as, one a week for practice. We noticed that many students (especially our advanced group)…"
"Hi! Help out the "objective math grader..." Would we use new assessment tools with a fore given rubric to establish a numerical/ letter grade, or would this assessment be more diagnostic to imply improvements/ difficulties?"