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Friday, March 2 • 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Shifting from Remembering How to Understanding Why

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Limited Capacity seats available

Join Featured Presenter Steve Leinwand for this look at supporting conceptional understanding through effective differentiated instruction. 

You'll look at a range of middle school examples that pair the deadliness of "remembering how" to follow rules and get answers with the excitement and importance of "understanding why" to build conceptual understanding.  The focus will be on alternative approaches and multiple representations - the essence of effectively differentiated instruction. 

Note: This session will be offered twice; please sign up for only one of the two sessions. 

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Steve Leinwand

Principal Research Analyst, American Institutes for Research
Steve Leinwand is a Principal Research Analyst at the American Institutes for Research (AIR) in Washington, D.C. and has over 30 years of leadership positions in mathematics education. Steve has served on the Mathematical Sciences Education Board during the development and public... Read More →

Friday March 2, 2018 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Sweeney A Santa Fe Community Convention Center
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