Using the Common Core State Standards in Mathematics with Gifted and Advanced Learners

Using the Common Core State Standards in Mathematics with Gifted and Advanced Learners

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by Susan Johnsen, Linda Sheffield
     
 

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"Using the Common Core State Standards in Mathematics With Gifted and Advanced Learners" provides teachers and administrators examples and strategies to implement the new Common Core State Standards (CCSS) with advanced learners at all stages of development in K12 schools. The book describes-and demonstrates with specific examples from the CCSS-what effective… See more details below

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"Using the Common Core State Standards in Mathematics With Gifted and Advanced Learners" provides teachers and administrators examples and strategies to implement the new Common Core State Standards (CCSS) with advanced learners at all stages of development in K12 schools. The book describes-and demonstrates with specific examples from the CCSS-what effective differentiated activities in mathematics look like for top learners. It shares how educators can provide rigor within the new standards to allow students to demonstrate higher level thinking, reasoning, problem solving, passion, and inventiveness in mathematics. By doing so, students will develop the skills, habits of mind, and attitudes toward learning needed to reach high levels of competency and creative production in mathematics fields.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781618210388
Publisher:
Sourcebooks, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/01/2012
Series:
Using the Common Core State Standards
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
135
Sales rank:
1,022,534
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Susan K. Johnsen, Ph.D., is a professor in the Department of Educational Psychology at Baylor University. She directs the Ph.D. program, and programs related to gifted and talented education. She is past-president of the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented. She is editor of Gifted Child Today; coauthor of the Independent Study Program, RTI for Gifted Students, Using the National Gifted Education Standards for University Teacher Preparation Programs, Using the National Gifted Education Standards for PreK12 Professional Development; and author of more than 200 articles, monographs, technical reports, and other books related to gifted education.

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