Watch this recording of Peg Smith's enormously popular webinar and learn step-by-step strategies for facilitating productive mathematics discussions. You will leave with a concrete set of strategies to work on in your own classroom. Participants:
- Discuss the importance of and challenges associated with facilitating discussions
- Analyze a classroom scenario of teaching that exemplifies best practices
- Identify and discuss four key strategies for facilitating productive discussions
Margaret (Peg) Smith is a living legend in mathematics education, drawing standing-room-only crowds at NCTM every year. Emeritus Faculty at the University of Pittsburgh, author or coauthor of more than 75 books and articles, including 5 Practices for Orchestrating Productive Mathematics Discussion (co-authored with Mary Kay Stein), and too many more accomplishments to list, she is a leading authority and highly sought-after speaker on effective teaching practices in mathematics.