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eBook Becoming the Math Teacher You Wish You'd Had: Ideas and Strategies from Vibrant Classrooms, 1st Edition

  • Tracy Zager
  • Published By: Stenhouse Publishers
  • ISBN-10: 1625311281
  • ISBN-13: 9781625311283
  • DDC: 510.71
  • 376 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released September 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Overview

While mathematicians describe "mathematics" as playful, beautiful, creative, and captivating, many students describe math class as boring, stressful, useless, and humiliating. In this book, Tracy Zager helps teachers close this gap by making math class more like "mathematics."

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Foreword.
Acknowledgments.
1: Reading Becoming The Math Teacher You Wish You'd Had.
2: Breaking the Cycle.
3: What Do Mathematicians Do?.
4: Mathematicians Take Risks.
5: Mathematicians Make Mistakes.
6: Mathematicians Are Precise.
7: Mathematicians Rise to a Challenge.
8: Mathematicians Ask Questions.
9: Mathematicians Connect Ideas.
10: Mathematicians Use Intuition.
11: Mathematicians Reason.
12: Mathematicians Prove.
13: Mathematicians Work Together and Alone.
14: “Favorable Conditions” for all Math Students.
References.
Index.