Curriculum Inspirations is a multimedia experience for the middle-school and high-school communities.
Learn TEN PROBLEM-SOLVING STRATEGIES aligned with the Mathematical Practice Standards for classroom and MAA AMC success. Find practice examples galore listed by strategy and by Common Core topic. Bring excitement to mathematics learning, thinking, and doing!
10 Strategies With Examples
Each month James Tanton writes math essays for all to enjoy. Here are the latest:
Written for educators - and their students too! - these short, self-contained, curriculum units prove that mathematics, at all points of the curriculum, can be joyous, fresh, innovative, rich, deep-thinking, and devoid of rote doing. Let's teach generations of students to be self-reliant thinkers, willing to flail and to use their common sense to "nut their way" through challenges, to assess and judge results, and to adjust actions to find success. (Great life skills!)
More courses are in the works.
Major funding for Curriculum Inspirations is provided by the Akamai Foundation, MathWorks, and TBL Foundation. The Mary P. Dolciani Halloran Foundation provided seed funding by supporting the Dolciani Visiting Mathematician Program during fall 2012.