# Math

## Featured Collections

• ### Understanding Math Proficiency

Understanding Proficiency is a resource designed to support educators in analyzing and learning from student work on performance tasks.

• ### Planning Instruction With Higher-Order Questioning

Cognitive scientists identify self-explanation as a factor in students’ ability to analyze and synthesize information.

• ### Coherence in Algebra

The Common Core State Standards call for three important instructional shifts in mathematics:

• ### Mathematical Reflections to Enhance Learning

The Standards for Mathematical Practice ask students to make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.

• ### Fractions at a Conceptual Level

An understanding of fraction concepts is foundational for student success in mathematics as called for in the Common Core.

• ### Multiple Representations for Problem Solving

The Common Core State Standards in mathematics and the Standards for Mathematical Practice encourage students’ fluency with multiple representations and mathematical modeling of routine and non-rou

## Math Collections

• #### Understanding Math Proficiency

Understanding Proficiency is a resource designed to support educators in...
• #### Curriculum-Embedded Performance Assessment in Mathematics

Curriculum-embedded performance tasks are designed to develop students’...
• #### Planning Instruction with Prescriptive Feedback

We used to think that simply praising students for their performance and...
• #### Planning Instruction With Higher-Order Questioning

Cognitive scientists identify self-explanation as a factor in students’ ability...
• #### Spacing learning and providing worked examples

Part of effective teaching is helping students retain what they have learned...
• #### Coherence in Algebra

The Common Core State Standards call for three important instructional shifts...
• #### Mathematical Reflections to Enhance Learning

The Standards for Mathematical Practice ask students to make sense of problems...
• #### Fractions at a Conceptual Level

An understanding of fraction concepts is foundational for student success in...
• #### Designing Effective Problem-Solving Tasks

The Common Core State Standards in mathematics require students to show mastery...
• #### Multiple Representations for Problem Solving

The Common Core State Standards in mathematics and the Standards for...