MATH: Fostering a Mathematical Mindset
Class Description & Purpose:
In this session, participants will learn strategies to: change students’ attitudes toward math, to support student self-efficacy and confidence, and reflect upon current practices to foster mathematical mindsets.
- Learn strategies to foster positive student attitudes toward math
- Consider how achievable challenge supports students’ self-efficacy and confidence
- Explore strategies to foster mathematical mindsets
Develop a bank of strategies and resources to use in your math classroom to foster a mathematical mindset with your students.
Refined - Getting started in an area, examples of possible entry points for implementation, foundational components of a practice/strategy, or big picture thinking around a practice/strategy.
Audience: K-12 Teachers
Point of contact for class: email@example.com