Common Core & Struggling Learners
What’s the math content? Fraction concepts from the Common Core State Standards for grades 4 and 5. Topics include representing fractions; area and linear models; equivalence; comparing and ordering; and adding, subtracting, and multiplying fractions.
Who should attend? General educators/math teachers and special educators (grades 4 and 5). We encourage you to participate with colleagues. Math coaches are welcome. No prior experience with on-line learning is needed.
What will you learn in the Fractions course?
Our blended approach allows for flexibility in learning!
Interested in taking or hosting the course during the school year? Email us.
Instructors: Three EDC senior professional developers–Cheryl Tobey, Emily Fagan, and Amy Brodesky–will teach the course. All three have decades of experience providing PD on math accessibility, formative assessment, and other high–priority topics.
Find out what past participants have to say about the Fractions PD.
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This project is supported by the National Science Foundation Grant No. ESI-9911831. Opinions expressed are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the Foundation.