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Friday, February 27 • 3:15pm - 4:30pm
Math Munch: Ambassador From the Mathematical Internet to Your Classroom LIMITED

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Join one of the lead authors behind the Math Munch blog (www.mathmunch.org) to how the blog works, what content exists on it, and how people can use it in their classrooms. Math Munch posts cover a broad range of mathematical topics, many of which relate to Common Core State Standards. Math Munch is designed to highlight mathematicians who engage in the practices that we, as teachers, wish to teach our students in ways that students can relate to.

Anna will share some of the vision for the site and motivations behind why we write it and walk people through some of its features. We'll also explore the site, find things you like and then share and discuss them. As a group, you'll also spend time brainstorming ways to integrate Math Munch into middle school classrooms and sharing new ideas for how it can be utilized and grow as a valued resource.

BYOD: Attendees are encouraged to bring a laptop, tablet or iPad with them to this session.

Presenters
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Anna Weltman

Math education PhD. student, UC Berkeley
The only thing Anna enjoys more than making math is making people excited about it-- and lucky for her, she gets to do both of these things all of the time! Anna is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in math education from University of California, Berkeley. Previously, she taught math to third through twelfth grade students at Saint Ann's School, in Brooklyn, NY. She is a contributing author of Math Munch, a math blog for grades 4-12 (and anyone else... Read More →


Friday February 27, 2015 3:15pm - 4:30pm
Sweeney C Santa Fe Community Convention Center

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