Mathematical Mindset Monday

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Can you change how intelligent you are or is it something you were born with?

Our goal is to continually promote a growth mindset about math teaching and learning.

"...the difference between those who succeed and those who don't is not the brains they were born with, but their approach to life, the messages they receive about their potential, and the opportunities they have to learn." - Jo Boaler

13 Rules that Expire

In this NCTM article you will read about tips, tricks, and rules that at one point in time hold true, but have a clear mathematical expiration date. These rules can lead to confusion and misunderstandings as students move along in their mathematical career. The article ends with the importance of using high academic language and some expired math language as well.

13 Rules that Expire
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