Empowering Educators for Thinking Classrooms is designed to empower educators with the knowledge, skills, and strategies necessary to create dynamic and engaging learning environments in mathematics. This professional development series aims to equip teachers with the tools to foster critical thinking, problem-solving abilities, and mathematical reasoning in their students. Throughout the series, participants will delve into the principles and practices of building thinking classrooms, exploring effective instructional strategies and pedagogical approaches that promote deep mathematical understanding. This series will guide educators in cultivating a growth mindset and nurturing a positive mathematical culture in their classrooms by emphasizing student-centered learning, collaboration, and inquiry-based instruction.
August 22nd: Introduction to Building a Thinking Math Classroom
September 19th: Creating a Supportive Learning Environment
October 24th: Developing Critical Thinking Skills
November 28th: Cultivating Mathematical Communication
January 23rd: Enhancing Mathematical Reasoning
February 20th: Integrating Technology for Critical Thinking
March 26th : Assessment Strategies for a Thinking Classroom
April 23rd : Sustaining a Thinking Classroom Culture
- For questions regarding this resource, please contact Arizona Virtual Teacher Institute.
- Contact Name: Alison Hernandez
- Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org