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Math Circles Ain’t for Squares: How to Start a Math Circle Students Will Love
October 10, 2015 | By: Kate Dougherty  
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Category: IMP, Math, Professional Developmet, Tools for Teachers

While math circles have been in Eastern Europe for over a century, they only reached U.S. shores 20 years ago. They have been growing steadily in popularity ever since. How do you start a math circle that students will love?

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20 Years of Math: What’s Changed, What Hasn’t, and What’s Next?
October 8, 2015 | By: Gerald Aungst  
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Category: IMP, Math, STEM News & Views

In 1996, a video starring Danny Glover explaining a new way of teaching math using IMP® was produced. How much has math learning changed since then? A lot, but there’s more change to come!

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INFOGRAPHIC: How to Create a Math Circle Students Will Love
| By: Editorial Team  
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Category: IMP, Math

If you want to know how to create a great math circle students will love, check out this infographic for a great outline of how to get started!

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Silencing Students in Class: Turning the Page on an Outdated Teaching Method
September 30, 2015 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: IMP, Math, Professional Developmet

Teacher Michael Reitemeyer shares his personal evolution from silencing students, to giving them a platform to find and express their voice.

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Courageous Math Teachers
September 25, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: IMP, Math, Tools for Teachers

High School math teacher, Teri Owens, explains why courage is a necessary precursor to change and excellence.

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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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Why Don’t We Teach Practical Math? A Science Friday Panel Discussion
July 10, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: Events, IMP, Math, STEM News & Views

Science Friday host, Ira Flatow, and a star panel of math thought-leaders debate the merits of math education today and whether we are on the right path.

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Why Jo Boaler is a Big Fan of IMP Math Curriculum (and why you should be too!)

I would say that IMP is the best high school math curriculum that I know of that really takes a problem-solving approach… So yes, I’m a big fan.

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