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Being Equity-Minded in the Teaching of Mathematics

Tue, Aug 28, 2018 · 9:00 PM · Eastern Time (US & Canada)
About This Webinar

Even though we might give the same set of instructions or deploy the same activity to a group of students, each student will experience it in a different way because of their different lived experiences and ever-present inequities in our society. That's an aspect of teaching that is simultaneously wonderful, fascinating, and frustrating! How can we teach in a way that allows every student to flourish, particularly when our actions and decisions can have unintended consequences that affect the way our students experience our classrooms? Being equity-minded is a habit of mind that can help us to deepen our own awareness about the experiences of others and to be aware of inequities that exist in our classroom. We'll discuss equity-mindedness in the context of common practices and decisions that take place in the mathematics classroom.

It is recommended that you watch https://www.bigmarker.com/GlobalMathDept/Equitable-Teaching-Strategies-The-Keys-to-Students-Mathematical-Reas prior to this session.

Who can view: Everyone
Webinar Price: Free
Webinar ID: 3b09c60cb237
Featured Presenters
Webinar hosting presenter GMD Host Coordinator - Leigh Nataro
Host Coordinator
I am a mother, wife and math teacher. I currently teach at Moravian College in Bethlehem, PA and my favorite class to teach is statistics! This is my 27th year of teaching and I am a Desmos fellow and Desmos certified presenter. @mathteacher24 is my twitter handle and I blog at mathteacher24.blogspot.com. I have several tech related videos for stat and TI-NSpire at www.youtube.com/mathteacher24. Feel free to ask me questions about National Board Certification (renewed in 2015). I also enjoy singing, reading and staying fit using workouts from Beachbody (P90X3/TurboFire/21DFX).
Webinar hosting presenter Darryl Yong
Professor of Mathematics
Darryl Yong is a Professor of Mathematics at Harvey Mudd College, Founding Director of the Claremont Colleges Center for Teaching and Learning, and instructor for the Teacher Leadership Program at IAS/Park City Mathematics Institute. He helped to create Math for America Los Angeles in 2007 and serves on its steering committee. His scholarship has several foci: the retention and professional development of secondary school mathematics teachers, effective teaching practices in undergraduate STEM education, and equity, justice, and diversity in higher education.
Hosted By
Global Math Department webinar platform hosts Being Equity-Minded in the Teaching of Mathematics
The Global Math Department began as a group of teachers who knew each other through Twitter, math education blogs and Twitter Math Camp. Since 2012 The Global Math Department community has grown into a multi-faceted group of math educators who love to share their ideas related to teaching and learning mathematics. We recognize that as educators we are charged with promoting equity and access within mathematics instruction. In addition, we believe it is crucial that teachers be provided with quality resources and ideas that they can use immediately with their students. Lively and friendly conversations in our weekly webinars encourage all participants to share and continue to grow as educators.
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