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The Statistics Teacher Network is a newsletter published twice a year by the American Statistical Association - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Joint Committee on Curriculum in Statistics and Probability for Grades K-12. We need your letter, announcements, articles, and information about what is happening in statistics education! STN Editor Angela L. E. Walmsley, Concordia University Wisconsin pastpresident@pdkwa.org Associate Editors Corey Andreasen, North High School, Sheboygan, Wisconsin Derek Webb, Bemidji State University Doug Rush, Saint Louis University Jessica Cohen, Western Washington University Rebecca Pierce, Ball State University A BRIEF HISTORY In 1967, the ASA/NCTM Joint Committee on the Curriculum in Statistics and Probability for grades K-12 was created by the American Statistical Association and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. Math and the Mind's Eye, Elementary FREE. Math and the Mind's Eye (MME) units are a great way to introduce and extend visual models.

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During this time, I have learned not only a great amount of the history of mathematics, but also have gained experience on how to integrate math history ideas into my normal teaching of mathematics. In an attempt to share some of this gained knowledge and experiences, I now announce the release of a new website Teaching Mathematics History.

It is a collection of materials directed at either teaching a math history class or including math history ideas in other math courses. FREE resources that are being made available: MathNEXUS: Mathematics Portal. Every child can learn math and love it! Radio 4 - 5 Numbers - Index. CME Project. About the Program.

The CME Project, developed by EDC’s Center for Mathematics Education and published by Pearson, is a coherent, four-year, NSF-funded high school mathematics program designed around how knowledge is organized and generated within mathematics: the themes of algebra, geometry, and analysis. The CME Project sees these branches of mathematics not only as compartments for certain kinds of results, but also as descriptors for methods and approaches—the habits of mind that determine how knowledge is organized and generated within mathematics itself. As such, they deserve to be centerpieces of a curriculum, not its by-products. The Program’s Structure. The CME Project uses the traditional American structure of algebra, geometry, advanced algebra, and precalculus.

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A famous stage actress was once asked if she had ever suffered from stage-fright, and if so how she had gotten over it. She laughed at the interviewer’s naive assumption that, since she was an accomplished actress now, she must not feel that kind of anxiety. She assured him that she had always had stage fright, and that she had never gotten over it. Instead, she had learned to walk on stage and perform—in spite of it. Like stage fright, math anxiety can be a disabling condition, causing humiliation, resentment, and even panic. When I look at a math problem, my mind goes completely blank. Art of Problem Solving. Calculators, Lessons, and Worksheets. Questioning My Metacognition. Check out Dan’s Blog or watch Math Class Needs a Makeover ***click here for the question and big idea of each task *** Recording Sheets Kindergarten Recording Sheet 3-Act Recording Sheet Want more of the good stuff?

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A Resource for Teaching Mathematics to Struggling Learners MathVIDS is an interactive website for teachers who are teaching mathematics to struggling learners made possible through funding by the Virginia Department of Education. The primary theme of MathVIDS is to help educators connect why struggling learners have difficutly learning matheamtics to effective instructional practices for these students. Use the navigation menus and links at the top of the page to explore the MathVIDS website and find information and resources pertinent to your interests and needs or click on "site index " at the top right hand corner for a quick overview of the website.

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The Math Forum - Ask Dr. Math. 48 Ultra-Cool Summer Sites for Kids and Teachers. A good majority of northern hemisphere and international schools are winding down the 2011-2012 school year and doors will be closing as the students and teachers take off on their summer adventures.

Here is a list of great sites for kids and teachers to keep you happily productive and learning this summer. These are in no way in any order of personal preference or coolness. Happy summer! 1. Magic Tree House If your students like The Magic Tree House Series (and let’s be honest, who doesn’t?) 2. Can’t afford that summer vacation schlepping around Europe? 3. ReadWriteThink creates a lot of great educational resources. 4. Spell With Flickr is a simple site that allows you to enter any word and it will create a photo representation of that word using pictures from Flickr. 5. Home—Bedtime Math. BrainPOP. Illuminations. Maths and English Practice. Free Online Math Software. Maths Masters.