Webinar: Focus on Mathematics

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Culturally Responsive Mathematics Instruction (Webinar 1)

April 28, 2016

Presenter: Patrice Woods

This webinar will provide action research-based models of culturally responsive mathematics instruction proven to be effective in improving student learning and achievement. Practitioners will learn how other schools in the Pacific Northwest use data to identify and address challenges around student mastery of mathematics concepts. Participants will be able to use this information to move beyond their own data to determine and implement action steps to address opportunity gaps and close achievement gaps.

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Implementing and Sustaining Schoolwide Practices for Mathematics Improvement (Webinar 2)

May 12, 2016

Presenter: Patrice Woods

While improvements in student learning of mathematics has often occurred in pockets of school or district student populations, implementing and sustaining systems for improvement is best achieved as a collective whole through school teams. Practitioners will learn about implementation of innovative strategies for systemic improvement in mathematics learning for all students.

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Assessment in Culturally Responsive Mathematics Classrooms (Webinar 3)

June 2, 2016, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time

Presenter: Patrice Woods

Is test anxiety real? Is student demonstration of mastery a one-shot deal? Assessment is more than paper and pencil tests at the end of a unit of study. In this webinar, learn about the different types of assessment practitioners around the region are using and making a positive impact on student demonstration of mastery and why assessment through a culturally responsive lens is relevant.