View Workshop: Mathematics Literacy Instruction

Workshop NameMathematics Literacy Instruction
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Workshop Short DescDue to its abstract nature, mathematics is not only hard to teach but also a difficult thing to learn. However, teaching literacy strategies in mathematics courses can help improve student learning.
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School Year2019-2020
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Category529 - Professional Development
SubcategoryInstructional Strategies
Provider529 - Professional Development
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Duration6 Hours
LevelSED CODES 1,2,3,4
Total Workshop Days1.0
Credit Hours6.00
Days To Bill1.0
Participants Must Attend All DaysYes
District Always Pays Participant FeeYes
Participant Approval NeededNo
Scoring ExamsNo
Assigned SeatingNo
Assigned Seating By TableNo
Limit One District Per TableNo
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Workshop Full DescLiteracy instruction can be intimidating for mathematics educators. The first day of the two-day series will address strategies for teaching reading, writing, and questioning in mathematics settings. Day two will transition from mathematics literacy to mathematically literate problem solvers. Over the course of the two days participants will learn numerous instructional strategies that can be implemented immediately.
Workshop AudienceGrade 6-12 Mathematics Teachers
Special Education Teachers
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Workshop ObjectivesParticipants will
- define mathematical literacy
- explore literacy strategies
- define, solve, and write ill-defined problems
Assessment of LearningParticipants' learning will be assessed through discussions, self-assessments, and the completion of a small presentation demonstrating which strategies were used and their effects.
Workshop TopicsMathematics Instruction
Literacy Instruction
Problem-Based Learning
Three Act Math
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Submitted For Approval03/21/2019
Approved01/24/2019
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CTLE EligibleYes
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Workshop Id1016
Added ByMark Beckwith
BocesCattaraugus-Allegany BOCES
Archived DateNot set
Entry Date01/10/2019 15:01
Last Modified Date03/21/2019 14:35

CTLE Activities

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Learning Standards

  • 3 Instructional Practice
  • 5 Assessment for Learning