January MTL Seminar, January 8 and 11, 2007
General Files
Closing the Achievement Gap
Note: A series of three short articles on closing the achievement gap, including the article above, can be downloaded from http://www.nctm.org/news/achievement/ The three articles include "Finding the Passion to Close the Achievement Gap", "Finding the Passion to Teach Significant Mathematics", and "The Passion to Learn".
Benchmark Assessment Data: Now What?
Geometric Reasoning: Quadrilaterals
 Slides for "Developing Geometric Reasoning: Part 2" PDF document
 Quadrilaterals for Sorting Template PDF document
 Quadrilateral Sorting Criteria Cards PDF document
 List of Criteria for Sorting Quadrilaterals Word document
 Recording Sheet for Sorting Quadrilateral Task Word document
 Definitions of Geometry Terms, Elementary School Textbook Programs PDF document
 Definitions of Geometry Terms, Middle School Textbook Programs PDF document
 Suggested Activities for Developing van Hiele Level 1 and 2 Thinking Word document
Cohort Groups
 Assignment for February MTL Meeting PDF document
 It All Adds Up (Fall 2006) Professional Development Hours Guidelines PDF document
 Form: Teacher Math Professional Development Participation, Fall 2006 Word document
 Form: Administrator Math Professional Development Participation, Fall 2006 Word document
 Form: Facilitation of Math Professional Development, Fall 2006 Word document
