2015 NCSM Annual Conference

Technology Showcase Sessions

Session information last updated: 4-1-2015

 
Technology Showcase -- Monday, Monday, April 13
 
101  9:30 AM to
10:30 AM
154GeneralTechnology ShowcaseExamining the opportunities and challenges of using technology to support teaching and learning mathematics

Leveraging the Power of Mobile across K-12 Math Classrooms
How can you leverage the power of free mobile tools to enhance student learning? You’ll leave this session with firsthand experience with age-appropriate, mobile-friendly tools your K-12 teachers can immediately begin using in their mathematics classrooms.

 

Lead Speaker: Pearson Speaker

119  10:45 AM to
11:45 AM
154Elementary
(K - 5)
Technology ShowcaseLeading instruction to leverage the Mathematics Practices for increased achievement

Performance Tasks and Assessments That Support Common Core, K-5
Are you looking for engaging performance tasks that encourage the Mathematical Practices? Then, join Exemplars to learn about our latest mathematics supplement "Problem Solving for the Common Core." This resource features newly developed tasks and classroom tools to support the implementation of CCSSM. Rubrics, anchor papers and planning sheets are included.

 

Lead Speaker: Stacey Bevins
Co-Presenter: Jay Meadows

138  12:15 PM to
1:15 PM
154GeneralTechnology ShowcaseExamining the opportunities and challenges of using technology to support teaching and learning mathematics

Digital Learning for the Common Core: Introducing Pearson Common Core System of Courses
This showcase will focus on successfully implementing the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics and the Standards for Mathematical Practice, preparing students and teachers for the new high-stakes assessments, and improving student results using an all-new coherent digital ecosystem.

 

Lead Speaker: Pearson Speaker

156  1:30 PM to
2:30 PM
154Intermediate
(3 - 5)
Technology ShowcaseExamining the opportunities and challenges of using technology to support teaching and learning mathematics

Leverage the Power of Adaptive Technology to Meet Rigorous Goals
Your standards require all students to be fluent with whole number operations by the end of grade 3 so that they can excel with higher-level mathematics. This session will focus on leveraging individualized instruction. With mobile technology from Scholastic’s FASTT Math Next Gen, students can meet new rigorous goals!

 

Lead Speaker: Tamara Bousquet

174  2:45 PM to
3:45 PM
154Secondary
(6-12)
Technology ShowcaseExamining the opportunities and challenges of using technology to support teaching and learning mathematics

Ensure Progress to Algebra with MATH 180 Course II (Grade 6 & up)
The standards demand that all students be ready for algebra. Be the first to experience our new MATH 180 Course II curriculum. Transition struggling students to pre-algebra with a focus on proportional reasoning with rates, ratios, and more—while providing them with a personalized learning experience that accelerates their learning and confidence.

 

Lead Speaker: Lea Ozeri

192  4:00 PM to
5:00 PM
154GeneralTechnology ShowcaseExamining the opportunities and challenges of using technology to support teaching and learning mathematics

Redbird Mathematics: The Next Generation of Stanford University's Digital K-7 Math Curriculum
Based in foundational and ongoing research at Stanford University, Redbird Advanced Learning is pleased to debut Redbird Mathematics, an innovative K-7 digital curriculum for CCSS. Redbird Mathematics features advances in adaptivity, gamification, and STEM project-based learning leading to authentic engagement and personalization for digital natives!

 

Lead Speaker: Matthew Fields
Co-Presenter: Andrew Lippert
Co-Presenter: Janet Pittock
Co-Presenter: Jason Green

 
Technology Showcase -- Tuesday, Tuesday, April 14
 
218  8:45 AM to
9:45 AM
154GeneralTechnology ShowcaseExploring strategies and tools for mathematics leaders and coaches to support mathematics learning

Cultivating Your Personal Learning Network with Social Media
Leading in isolation is a thing of the past when we become connected educators. Do you want to learn more about personal learning networks and what they can do for you? This session is designed to provide support and time to begin building your personal learning network in order to harness the power of social media.

 

Lead Speaker: Mary Mitchell
Co-Presenter: Genni Steele

236  10:00 AM to
11:00 AM
154Secondary
(6-12)
Technology ShowcaseExamining the opportunities and challenges of using technology to support teaching and learning mathematics

Build a Foundation for Math Acceleration with MATH 180 Course I (Grade 5 & up)
With personalized instruction and adaptive practice, MATH 180’s software helps students meet rigorous mathematical standards. Take a walk in your students’ shoes and experience MATH 180 Course I—the blending learning solution that rebuilds the foundations of arithmetic and numbers, enabling students to make connections while learning to think algebraically.

 

Lead Speaker: Janet Bales

255  11:15 AM to
12:15 PM
154Elementary
(K - 5)
Technology ShowcaseLeading instruction to leverage the Mathematics Practices for increased achievement

How are mathematical standards changing the way you teach?
Teaching with Mathematical Practices helps students develop a mathematical mindset. ExploreLearning Gizmos are online simulations that are ideal for incorporating mathematical standards into the learning experience. Students use Gizmos to develop both the knowledge and capabilities that lead to long-term success in mathematics.

 

Lead Speaker: Pam Berry

274  2:15 PM to
3:15 PM
154GeneralTechnology ShowcaseExamining the opportunities and challenges of using technology to support teaching and learning mathematics

Helping students Achieve Greatness by incorporating Easy to Use, Affordable Casio Technology in the Classroom
Explore Casio's full line of Easy to Use Educational Products and Services. Learn about our Classroom Tools, Resources and the benefits of the "Casio Difference."

 

Lead Speaker: Mike Reiners