BIG IDEAS IN MATHEMATICS. Use Writing in Math. “Students who have opportunities, encouragement, and support for… writing in math reap dual benefits: They communicate to learn mathematics and they learn to communicate mathematically. NCTM Principles and Standards 2000.
When asked to explain their problem-solving processes or to discuss how the math they learned might be used in the real world, students deepen their understanding of concepts and clarify their thinking(Goldsby & Cozza, 2002; Sjoberg, Slavit, and Coon, 2004)
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What the research says….
“Improving teachers’ mathematical knowledge and their capacity to use it to do the work of teaching is crucial in developing students’ mathematical proficiency.National Research Council, 2001
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