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Sun, Jul 25, 2021


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11:00am
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12:00pm
Math Seminar Series  (Conferences / Seminars / Lectures)

Peter Liljedahl, Simon Fraser University, will be speaking.

The title is "Building Thinking Classrooms."

Contact Lisa Keller (kellerl@msu.edu) for more information.

Much of how classrooms look and much of what happens in them today is guided by institutional norms laid down at the inception of an industrial-age model of public education. These norms have enabled a culture of teaching and learning that is often devoid of student thinking. In this session I present some of the results of over 15 years of research into how K-12 and post-secondary teachers can transform their classrooms from a space where students mimic to where students think. The practiced discussed will intertwine with, and make extensive references to, the recently published book, Building Thinking Classrooms in Mathematics: 14 Teaching Practices for Enhancing Learning.

more information...


Location: Online via Zoom [map]
Price: free
Sponsor: Department of Mathematics
Contact: Department of Mathematics
phone pic (517) 353-0844