Math ELL Enhancing and Assessing Practice Package

Focus on pedagogy that reveals student learning and assessment practices. The Enhancing and Assessing Practice Packages includes the following:

  • Developing High Performance English Language Learners in the Common Core Math Classroom (3 dyas) helps teachers gain an understanding of the language demands of the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics (CCSSM), and explore scaffolds and instructional strategies that are designed to create independent English language learners (ELLs) who are college and career ready.
  • Modeling to Make Sense of Math (1 day) provide teachers with the background knowledge and tools to improve students’ ability to make sense of math and to use students’ mistakes and misconceptions to inform teaching.
  • Constructing Arguments and Justifying Reasoning: Improving Mathematical Discourse (1 day) provides teachers with tools and strategies to improve the level and type of mathematical discourse in their classrooms.
  • Fluency with Whole Numbers (2 days) helps teachers examine problem-based, student-centered approaches to developing fluency with whole numbers and ways to scaffold instruction for ALL students. instruction for ALL students.

Number of Days: 7
Number of Participants: 30

Math ELL: Enhancing and Assessing Practice 7-day