Powerful Math Routines for All Learners – Michaela Epstein
Wish you could get your students thinking deeply about math in every lesson?
In this session, you’ll uncover powerful math routines that are specially designed to unlock new ideas, insights, and reasoning about mathematics. You’ll carefully explore strategies and techniques for facilitating routines that you can then use to help your students articulate their thinking, form connections, and learn more maths than would be possible if working alone from a textbook or worksheet.
About Michaela Epstein
Director, Maths Teacher Circles
After searching for ways to make professional learning more meaningful, in 2020 Michaela Epstein founded Maths Teacher Circles. Since then, over 1,000 primary and secondary teachers and school leaders from across the globe have come together to share expertise and uncover new maths teaching ideas.
Michaela has also taught maths at schools in rural and urban areas and served as President of the Mathematical Association of Victoria and on the Council of the Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers. She has completed her Master’s research on the intent of the mathematics curriculum and presented internationally on this work.
At heart, Michaela is an avid learner and maths enthusiast. Her aim is to help teachers reignite their own curiosity for mathematics and develop effective strategies to enable all students to become confident mathematical thinkers.
Powerful Math Routines for All Learners – Discussion
What was your big take away from this particular lesson?
What is something you are still wondering?
Share your thinking below.