Nurturing Habits of Mind through Intermediate Math Inquiries

In this webinar, participants explore how to effectively support students in developing the key habits of mind needed to engage in sound mathematical thinking – perseverance, attention to detail and flexible-mindedness. Examining how to frame the specific questions and tasks that support the surfacing, nurturing and assessment of these habits of mind will be the primary focus on the webinar.

Audience: Grades 6-9


Please note that due size limitations, we were unable to include Maria’s PowerPoint file on our website.  Please feel free to contact Maria if you wish to obtain a copy of her presentation.  Thank you!

Maria Vamvalis

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