This study investigated mathematics teachers' teaching practices and the ways they promoted the Standards for Mathematical Practice (SMPs) before and after yearlong professional development (PD). Our research questions are: (1) To what degree did teachers' promotion of the SMPs change after yearlong PD focused in this area? (2) Were there any differences between cohorts and/or grade-bands in their promotion of the SMPs? Results express that teachers' promotion of the SMPs grew significantly during the PDF and there were significant differences between elementary and secondary teachers.
Bostic, Jonathan D.; Matney, Gabriel T.; and Sondergeld, Toni, "(Re)Considering Teachers' Promotion of the Standards for Mathematical Practice" (2017). School of Teaching and Learning Faculty Publications. 59.
Proceedings of the 44th Annual Meeting of the Research Council on Mathematics Learning
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