We know that it can be difficult to get away for full days of professional learning. In order to best meet your needs, FDLRS REACH offers free math webinars to bring you digestible bites of information to help your students become the best mathematicians they can be. Please tune in live for an interactive online session via Adobe Connect. If you are unable to join us live, recordings will be posted within 24 hours after the session at http://mrschurch.net under Teacher Webinars.
Authentic Fluency in Mathematics
May 13, 2019
Dr. Jo Boaler’s research shows that although automaticity with math facts is important to high level math, memorization is a poor way to get there. Learn how to teach and assess authentic fluency in mathematics without using timed tests and memorization. Logging in is easy from the comfort of your classroom or office! Starting 15 minutes before the start time, click the link to enter the Adobe Connect Virtual Room. https://fdlrs.adobeconnect.com/growthmindset/ Select Guest, and type your name. You will need speakers to hear the meeting, and you will ask questions and respond through a chat box in the meeting.
Math for All: Universal Design for Learning in a Standards-Based Classroom
August 26, 2019
“There is no formula or recipe that works for all learners in all times. There is no set of lesson plans or units that can engage the range of learning styles, approaches, and intelligences that are likely to gather in one classroom.” -William Ayres. Join us to learn what Universal Design for Learning is and how to implement the principles in a standards-based math class. Logging in is easy from the comfort of your classroom or office!
To pre-register click here: https://bit.ly/2vnuqD1
In Broward County Public Schools you can also register in LAB with Course #: 39124054.
Strategic Competence: Teaching Children to Use a Research-based Strategy for Problem Solving
October 14, 2019
In order for students to be proficient in Mathematics, they must be able to devise strategies for solving problems. In this webinar you will learn about the importance of strategy training and how to implement a specific research-based strategy to help students attack word problems. Logging in is easy from the comfort of your classroom or office! To pre-register click here: https://bit.ly/2vnuqD1