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Upcoming Events

2016 Chicago Lesson Study Conference

"Designing and analyzing lessons with the TRU Math Framework"

Thursday - Friday, May 5 - 6, 2016

Registration deadline: 2016-04-26

This conference will feature live research lessons taught by a classroom teacher to his or her students, exploring how teaching math through problem solving can help students develop the Mathematical Practices of the Common Core State Standards. After each lesson, panelists and participants will engage in an in-depth discussion about the design of the lesson and its impact on students, with final comments by Dr. Schoenfeld, creator of the TRU Math Framework, and Dr. Akihiko Takahashi, an expert in Lesson Study and elementary mathematics.

Subject to change, the lessons will be:

  • Grade 2 mathematics: using diagrams to make sense of subtraction situations
  • Grade 4 mathematics (topic TBD)
  • BONUS LESSON: Grade 7-8 language arts (concurrent with the grade 2 math lesson)
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Thursday - Friday, May 7-8, 2015

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