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## Sparking Engagement: Getting Silly to Find Joy

## Debunking the Myth of the “Math Person”

## Lesson Plans Should Be Seasonal

## Culturally Responsive Literature in Mathematics

## Prerequisites in Mathematics

## The Power of Students’ Self-Perception

## Amplifying Student Brilliance in Mathematics Is Critical

## Google Jamboard: Connecting Students, Curating Thinking and Learning

## A Process to Address Unfinished Learning in Middle School Math

## What the Data Can’t Tell Us

## Should We Reconsider Personalized Learning?

## Solutions to Unfinished Learning in Math Must Go Beyond Academics

## Making Students’ Learning Visible with Jamboard

## What Happens When You Focus on What Kids Know and Can Do?

## Writing and Implementing Culturally Relevant and Responsive Math Lessons

## Meet Students Where They Are Academically and Literally!

## Enhancing Remote Learning and Student Engagement With Online Tools

## Which Types of Content Are Key in Content-Focused Professional Learning in Mathematics?

## Which Types of Content Are Key in Content-Focused Professional Learning in ELA/Literacy?

## Two Facts: We Are Better Together, And We Can Do Hard Things

## Designing Equitable Learning Environments

## What Is “Content-Focused Professional Learning”?

## Amplifying Student Voices During Distance Learning

## Digital Coaching Menus Bring the Professional Learning Principles To Life

## 5 Ideas to Engage K-2 Students in Math Remotely

## 3 Recommendations for Supporting Early Elementary Students Remotely

## Top 5 Resources for Learning Online

## Mistakes Tell Us What Students Are Ready to Learn

## Math Instructional Routines: Creating Opportunities for Students With Disabilities to Grapple with Grade-Level Math

## Designing and Integrating a Grade 3 Assessment on Fractions

## Developing the Math Language Routines

## Most Misunderstood Math Standards in Grade 1

## Are We Teaching Fractions Correctly?

## Professional Learning Design 101

## Most Misunderstood Math Standards in Grade 2

## Quality Instructional Materials or Quality Professional Learning Opportunities for Teachers?

## Student Closing Statements

## Kids Gift Us with Their Time

## Yarn Number Line: A Lever to Develop Fraction Understanding

## A Switch to Standards-Based Learning

## Using Data Binders to Increase Student Independence

## Choral Counting: A Lever to Develop Fraction Understanding

## Using Exit Tickets Strategically

## Creating a Model Process for Hands-On Professional Learning

## Taking the First Step in Designing Mathematics Intervention

## Giving Students a Choice with Their Learning

## Most Misunderstood Math Standards in Grade 5

## Encouraging a Growth Mindset through Art

## Most Misunderstood Math Standards in Grade 4

## The Connection Between Math Materials and Assessment

## Doing Better: Aligned Instructional Practice

## Most Misunderstood Math Standards in Grade 3

## Building A Culturally Responsive Classroom

## Making the Connection Between Materials and Instruction

## Seeing College- and Career-Ready Standards through Instruction

## Most Misunderstood Middle School Mathematics Standards in Grade 8

## Formative Assessments and Feedback in the Digital Age

## Most Misunderstood Middle School Mathematics Standards in Grade 7

## Re-Teaching Doesn’t Always Mean Repeating

## Most Misunderstood Middle School Mathematics Standards In Grade 6

## enVisionmath 2.0: Focusing the K-5 Mathematics Curriculum

## The Role of Educators in Summative Assessment: The Life Cycle of a Question

## The 3 R’s + 4 C’s = 7th Heaven (Part 2)

## Three Ways You Can Improve Your Math Textbook Tomorrow

## The 3 R’s + 4 C’s = 7th Heaven

## 5 Concerns about Inquiry-Based Learning–Answered

## How to Select Math Intervention Content

## The Digital Coaching Menu: Four Reasons Why You Need One

## Three APPS to Support Students with Special Needs

## The Math Gap Between High School and College

## Addressing unfinished learning in the context of grade-level work

## Creating Student Empowerment Through Your Garden-Variety Graphic Organizer

## Emerging Effects from CCSS

## A Five-Course Meal Complete with Strategies for Assessment

## Designing Shifts-Aligned Interventions in the Math Classroom

## Four Best Practices for the Math Classroom

## Designing Effective Homework

## The Instructional Practice Toolkit: An Introduction

## Creating a Feedback Culture

## Unfinished Learning in Math: How Do You Address it?

## Supporting Excellence: Real Support for Teachers Starts With the District’s Curriculum

## Piloting the Instructional Practice Toolkit

## Setting S.M.A.R.T. Goals as an Educator

## State of Our Classrooms: Instructional Materials

## Building Teacher Confidence through Content-Infused PD

## Creating Professional Learning for Eureka Math

## Students JUMP at the Opportunity to Learn

## Designing content-infused, year-round professional learning in math

## Finding Our Way in Fluency – A School’s Journey to Strengthen Math Fluency Instruction

## Lessons Learned from a High School Mathematical Modeling Lesson

## Eureka Math – A View from Second Grade

## “We’re the best. Just trust us!”

## The Power of Strong Assessments — The Danger of Bad Ones

## A Third Grade Teacher’s Perspective on Eureka Math

## 8 Questions About High School Math and STEM

## A Case for High-Quality Instructional Materials

## Demonstrating Conceptual Understanding of Mathematics Using Technology

## STEM Integration in Algebra: A Bridge to Opportunity

## Five Places for Trusted Resource Recommendations

## Empowering Primary Math Teachers

## Forming a United Whole – The Coherence Map

## Lessons Learned after Teaching without a Textbook

## Math in Focus: The Search for an Aligned Math Program

## Navigating the Spiral in Mathematics Textbooks

## Using an EdReports Review to Improve My Math Curriculum

## Using Mini-Assessments in a Professional Learning Setting

## Pinterest: A Useful Tool for the Educator’s Toolbox

## Everyday Math Kindergarten Tips

## Strategies to Support Learners Who Are Below Grade Level

## Getting to Know Mini-Assessments

## Everyday Math: Small Routines Build Bigger Understanding

## Four APPS to Redefine your Math Class

## Putting Focus into Practice: The Case of Word Problems in Grades K–2

## Assessment Item Alignment Modules

## The Rectangle Area Formula—How Does Your Curriculum Introduce It?

## Adapting Journeys Common Core

## Lessons from the Fordham Assessment Review

## Supporting All Learners with Complex Texts

## Sitting Beside the Learner: The ‘Me’ in Assessments

## Digging Deeper into SMP 4 – Model with Mathematics

## Choosing Alignment over Familiarity

## Putting the Math Practices into Practice

## A Recommendation to Fellow Publishers

## Digging Deeper into SMP 3 – Construct Viable Arguments and Critique the Reasoning of Others

## Unlocking the Power of Aligned Materials

## Reason Abstractly and Quantitatively

## CCSS-Aligned Materials for ELL Students

## Criteria for Curricular Materials Labeled as Appropriate for ELLs

## Essential Knowledge for Adapting Math Instructional Materials

## Supplementing Your Anchor Math Curriculum with Rich Tasks

## Mathematical Knowledge for Teaching

## Creating a Conducive Environment for Teachers to Adapt Materials

## A More Powerful Teacher’s Guide

## Using Flashcards in Math

## Why We’re Choosing Instructional Materials Blindly

## Decision-Making that Matters: 10 Ways Teachers Can Impact Curricular Decisions

## Top Five Ways to Make the Most of Your Math Materials

## Training Materials for the Math IMET

## Creating Full-Course Open Educational Resources (OER)

## SMP 1: Make Sense of Problems & Persevere in Solving Them

## Outcomes of the Adaptation Process

## Creating a Coherent Math Curriculum

## The Standards for Mathematical Practice & Instructional Materials

## Call for Common Core-Aligned Units

## The EQuIP Review Process and Rubric

## K-12 OER Collaborative’s Request for Proposals

## Working Together to Create Open Educational Resources

## Collaborative Learning and Updating Materials

## Six Instructional Materials Articles You Should Be Reading

## IMET Evolution: Math

## What Needs to Change in Instructional Materials: Math

## An Introduction to the Adapting Materials Project

## Publishing Review Results

## Traditional Reviews vs. the IMET

## Mathematics in the Common Core Classroom

## Building a Review Team that Represents Students and Supports Teachers

## Open Educational Resources in Action

## Introduction to Open Educational Resources

## Reviewing Is a Journey and the Benefits Aren’t What We’d Expected

## How Reviewing Materials Changed My Classroom Practice

## When to Use the IMET

## Why Not Just Crosswalk?

## Should We Bother with Other People’s Reviews?

## Building the Right Review Team

## Top 5 Tips for Building and Training Your Review Team

## What My District Gained From Collaboration

## Knowing the Common Core = Knowing the Shifts

## If You’re Not Purchasing, Should You Still Review?

## Working Toward Alignment

## Searching for Aligned Materials Doesn’t Have to Be Lonely

## New Standards, New Approach to Reviews

## Instructional Materials Evaluation Tool (IMET)

## Why We Chose this Work

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