2012 NCSM Annual Conference

Sponsor Showcase Sessions

Session information last updated: 4-12-2012

 
Sponsor Showcase -- Monday, April 23, 2012
 
125  10:45 AM to
11:45 AM
108AIntermediate
(3 - 5)
Bridging the Knowing-Doing Gap: Implementing the Common Core State Standards

ORIGO Education: A Quest for Deep Understanding of Mathematics
Current economic and educational landscapes have changed over the past few years. ORIGO Education moves with the times and remains an innovative industry leader. Join James Burnett, ORIGO's President, as he unveils resources to teach to the Common Core State Standards through interactive teaching tools, online games, and professional learning videos.

 

Co-Presenter: James Burnett
Lead Speaker: Rob Nickerson

135  12:15 PM to
1:15 PM
108AIntermediate
(3 - 5)
Mathematics Leaders Translate Vision to Practice: Developing and Supporting Coaches, Specialists, and Teacher Leaders

Give Me Five! Five Coach-Teacher-Principal Collaborations to Promote Mathematics Success
Discover five innovative professional learning structures that transform mathematics classrooms into shared learning spaces for collaborations and leadership among coaches, teachers, and principals! Presenters will share the necessary tools and protocol to get started, including authentic video. Complimentary Give Me Five! resources will be given to the first 50 attendees.

 

Lead Speaker: Janice Bradley
Co-Presenter: Dana Cargill

157  2:45 PM to
3:45 PM
108AIntermediate
(3 - 5)
Bridging the Knowing-Doing Gap: Implementing the Common Core State Standards

Focus on Mathematical Practices: Seven Teaching Actions to Enrich Problem-based Interactive Learning
We all agree that asking students to "think harder" doesn't work. Instead, incorporate seven effective teaching actions to create rich classroom conversations and develop conceptual understanding. Experience how to use tablet technology to amplify envisionMATH Common Core Problem-based Interactive Learning in your daily instruction.

 

Lead Speaker: Hanna McArdle

170  4:00 PM to
5:00 PM
108AGeneralLeadership to Enhance Mathematics Teaching and Learning for All: Helping administrators and other leaders support high quality mathematics instruction

Digital Upgrade: Transforming Schools with Social Media to Improve Mathematics
Social media has evolved into a multi-dimensional tool that can be leveraged to transform mathematics teaching and learning. This session will focus on how educators can incorporate a variety of free tools to enhance communications, create a powerful public relations platform, engage students, grow professionally, and discover opportunity.

 

Lead Speaker: Eric Sheninger

 
Sponsor Showcase -- Tuesday, April 24, 2012
 
209  8:45 AM to
9:45 AM
108ASecondary
(9 - 12)
Mathematics Leaders Translate Vision to Practice: Developing and Supporting Coaches, Specialists, and Teacher Leaders

T3 Coaching: Implementing the Technology-Enriched Classroom to Enable Student Success
Come learn how individualized coaching from leading experts can help your educators effectively integrate TI technology in their classrooms. T3 coaches collaborate with teachers and schools to determine how best to use TI technology, with the goal of increased student learning.

 

Lead Speaker: Margaret Bambrick

222  10:00 AM to
11:00 AM
108AIntermediate
(3 - 5)
Mathematics Leaders Translate Vision to Practice: Developing and Supporting Coaches, Specialists, and Teacher Leaders

Core PD: Understanding the Common Core State Standards for Mathematical Practice
Learn about ETA/Cuisenaire's newest resource for professional learning. Core PD will provide web-based professional development which can be implemented as self-study, learning community, or hybrid models. The first Core PD course helps elementary teachers understand the Common Core State Standards for Mathematical Practice. Join us to learn more!

 

Lead Speaker: Sara Moore

249  2:45 PM to
3:45 PM
108AMiddle
(6 - 8)
ALL Means ALL: Promoting Equity in Mathematics Education

Rebuilding Students' Cognitive Structures for Understanding Mathematics
In this interactive session, we will discuss Marilyn Burns' work with intervention students and her philosophy that re-teaching missed skills and concepts is not what is needed to accelerate learning-rather, it is necessary to rebuild students' cognitive structures for making sense of mathematics.

 

Lead Speaker: Marilyn Trow

 
Sponsor Showcase -- Wednesday, April 25, 2012
 
309  8:45 AM to
9:45 AM
108ASecondary
(9 - 12)
Leadership to Enhance Mathematics Teaching and Learning for All: Helping administrators and other leaders support high quality mathematics instruction

Embracing the Common Core with Technology
Imagine a classroom where students take ownership of their learning! Through meaningful investigations, experience highlights of Casio's powerful PD program and Prizm technology that will inspire teachers to seamlessly implement best teaching practices and the Common Core into their classroom and empower students. Attendees receive a PRIZM and related materials.

 

Lead Speaker: Mike Reiners

322  10:00 AM to
11:00 AM
108AMiddle
(6 - 8)
Making Mathematics Learning Visible: Implementing Formative and Summative Assessments to Support Student Learning

How "The Teacher as the Coach" Mode of Instruction Leads to Ongoing Assessment of Student Learning
Are your teachers surprised by poor student performance on the unit test? In this presentation we will model some key elements of a coaching model which provides real-time feedback on student performance. We will illustrate these ideas using Hands-On Equations to work algebraic equations and word problems.

 

Lead Speaker: Henry Borenson