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Friday, October 25 • 09:45 - 11:00
Introduction to a Thinking Classroom

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We know that problem solving is an effective way for students to learn to think mathematically and to develop understanding of the mathematics they are learning. However, the infusion of problem-based learning into the mathematics curriculum does not help with the transformations we want to see in our classrooms. What we need are a set of practices that, along with good problems, can build a thinking classroom. Through modelling and deep engagement, we will unpack the basics of the Building Thinking Classrooms framework. This session is for teachers new to the Thinking Classroom framework.

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Peter Liljedahl

Professor, Simon Fraser University
Dr. Peter Liljedahl is a Professor of Mathematics Education in the Faculty of Education at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada. Peter is a former high school mathematics teacher who has kept his research interest and activities close to the classroom. He consults regularly... Read More →


Friday October 25, 2019 09:45 - 11:00
Comm. Bldg.