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Teaching Math: Goals for the new school year

In our never ending quest to improve as math teachers and help make math enjoyable for students (or at least less painful) we slapped together a few goals for the upcoming school year.

INCREASE TEACHER MATH KNOWLEDGE

We have spent a boatload of time this summer tearing apart the math common core standards. Not just our grade (7th), but all grade levels from k to 8. As we enter the school year we feel as prepared as any school year. We want continue adding to math knowledge as the year progresses. We are currently taking the Stanford math class with Jo Boaler which has been very enjoyable.

INCREASE STUDENTS INTERST IN MATH

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On Olive Conquers Her Fears

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Roger: School is an institution of learning.

Why school started in the first place.

People love to learn.

Thesis: Students actually like school, but there are obstacles that get in their way of, realizing this. These obstacles are not part of an effective educational system.

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