Date: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Venue: McCormick Place
Address: 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive , Chicago, IL, United States Map
Members of Erikson’s Early Math Collaborative will present sessions at Chicago Public Schools’ Ready, Set, Teach! Summer Institute.
This session looks at the new recommendations from CPS about organizing math instructional time. Presenters will consider how to fit components together for balanced instruction that supports the creation of a community of learners while meeting the Common Core Standards.
Navigating Language in the Math Classroom
Lisa Ginet, Cindy Osorto, Jill Sapoznick
Communication is essential to understanding mathematical concepts. In this session, parcitipants explore the linguistic challenges all students face as they learn about mathematics, and discuss how teachers can help students develop language skills that will enable them to feel comfortable as they engage with mathematical problems.