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My Favorite Thing… My Textbook (surprise!!) (by Teri Owens)
January 29, 2016 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: IMP, Meaningful Math, Professional Developmet, Tools for Teachers

We weren’t surprised to see Teri Owens participating in the #MTBoS Blogging Challenge. But it was her answer to Week 2 of the Challenge that blew us away. Go Teri!

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I am more than just a test score
The Joy of Testing: How a Group of New York Math Students Persevered to Ace the Regents Exam

Not all students are opting out of standardized testing. only did Newtown students persevere in common core math testing, but they embraced the process and succeeded. How did they do it?

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Growing Pains: What China and America Can Learn From Each Other About Implementing Common Core
May 19, 2015 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: IMP, Math, Meaningful Math

Common Core can be a way to raise the standard of education authentically. What’s needed for both the U.S. and China to succeed is a focus on inquiry-based methods, not over-testing.

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Sparking a Math Revolution: Jo Boaler Ignites #NCSM15 with Her Keynote
April 15, 2015 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: Events, IMP Alumni, Math, Meaningful Math

What will it take to bring about much-needed change in math education? Ask Jo Boaler and the math educators who packed the house at her #NCTM15 keynote. You say you want a revolution?

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What Does Math Look Like in Today’s Classroom? For Many Teachers It’s “All About Alice”
March 29, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: IMP, Math, Meaningful Math, Tools for Teachers

What does math look like in a 21st Century classroom? Teachers see growth, collaboration, struggles and rewards. Take a look…

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Teri Owens: Using Technology to Bust The Ghosts of Traditional Math Curriculum
October 12, 2014 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: EdTech, IMP, Math, Meaningful Math, Tools for Teachers

Math teacher Teri Owens is slaying the ghost of traditional math curriculum using IMP and social media as her weapons of choice.

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