Addressing Accessibility in Mathematics
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Math Accessibility

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Building Math Knowledge for Teaching Struggling Learners: Integer Standards

Summer PD Program


Fall Follow-Up

  • Workshop: October 2, 2014
    8:30-3:00 EDC in Waltham, MA
  • Project: Apply ideas with students when you teach integers

What’s the math content? Integer standards from the Common Core State Standards for Grades 6 and 7.

Who should attend? Math teachers and special educators who teach 6th or 7th grade in Massachusetts

To participate, a district needs a minimum of 2 teachers.

To apply for your district to participate, use this link. Applications are due May 22, 2014.

What will you gain from this program?

What are the Expectations for Participants?

Cost: Free! ($700.00 value.) Districts provide release time/substitute coverage for Oct. 2nd workshop.

PDPs: 38Graduate Credit Option: 3 credits available at a cost of $275

Stipend: $200 Teachers need to complete full PD program, 3 online surveys and one phone interview.

Instructors: Amy Brodesky, Emily Fagan, and Cheryl Tobey of Education Development Center Inc., (, a non-profit organization in Waltham, MA. 

For more information select this link:

To apply for your district to participate, use this link:

Applications are due May 22, 2014. Space is limited!

If you have questions, email