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iPad Summit Boston 2015 is back at the Hynes Convention Center November 16-18, 2015. To learn more and regsiter go to ettipad.org.

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Wednesday, November 18 • 10:45am - 11:45am
Making Math Contextual, Visual, and Interconnected with Technology

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When you ask North Americans whether they understand math, the response - more often than not - is negative. Ask whether they find math enjoyable and that number is almost certain to decrease. This is a rather deflating fact for those of us entrusted to teach mathematics to students with very similar views at best. Although it might seem as though the deck is stacked against us, we now live in an age where technology makes it possible to teach math with context and visualization. Come experience how to leverage technology to engage and inspire students to not only enjoy mathematics, but also understand the beauty of this universal language that we share in our classrooms each and every day.

Speakers
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Kyle Pearce

Mathematics Consultant, Greater Essex County District School Board
Bio K-12 Mathematics Consultant with the Greater Essex County District School Board, Kyle enjoys discovering creative ways to spark curiosity through the inquiry process using tasks that are contextual, visual and concrete. Kyle shares his work by leading professional development... Read More →


Wednesday November 18, 2015 10:45am - 11:45am
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