Maximizing Guided Math Success in Your Classroom!
A Strategy-Packed Conference, including:
- Hands-On Options
- Math Teacher Resources
- Hundreds of Practical Strategies
Uniquely Qualified Instructors
DR. BARBARA (BARB) BLANKE is an outstanding math educator, author and international consultant who is known for her creativity, enthusiasm and practical ideas for teaching students and teachers about understanding mathematics and best practices in teaching mathematics. Barb brings to her presentations a special passion for meeting the differentiated needs of all K-6 students, along with a wealth of practical tips and ideas for using the Guided Math structure in your own classroom. Youâ€™ll find her sessions lively, informative and packed with hundreds of teacher-tested activities and routines to use tomorrow in your classroom!
AMY STARK is a National Board Certified Teacher, author and international presenter with extensive and current classroom experience. Her presentations provide a wealth of valuable resources, ideas and activities to make Guided Math learning fun and help your students be more successful. Amyâ€™s sessions offer practical, classroom-proven Guided Math ideas that are easy to implement and easy on the budget that will motivate and improve the learning and achievement of all your grades K-6 students.
ANN ELISE RECORD is an experienced Guided Math practitioner, classroom teacher and math specialist. She has worked extensively with students, teachers, and interventionists on making best use of Guided Math. All the assessments, strategies, and resources she presents are those she has used extensively and successfully in classrooms. Ann Eliseâ€™s sessions are extremely practical and filled with research-based activities and assessments you can immediately implement to enhance your Guided Math program.
|7:45 a.m. - 8:25 a.m||Registration|
|8:30 a.m. - 9:05 a.m.||Opening General Session|
|9:15 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.||Morning Sessions|
|11:50 a.m. - 1:05 p.m.||Lunch Break (on your own)|
|1:05 p.m. - 3:35 p.m.||Afternoon Sessions|
|Participants, please check in at the registration desk each day you attend.|
|8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.||Registration|
|8:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.||Morning Sessions|
|11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.||Lunch Break (on your own)|
|12:30 p.m. - 3:10 p.m||Afternoon Sessions|
Who Should Attend
Classroom Teachers, Title I Staff, Special Education Staff, Math Specialists, and Other Educators Teaching Math in Grades K-6
Special Benefits of Attending
Comprehensive Resource Handbook
You will receive an extensive digital resource handbook, specifically designed for this conference. Included in the handbook are resource materials for ALL conference sessions, even those you donâ€™t attend. These materials include:
- Timesaving, teacher-friendly ideas for implementing Guided Math groups and managing math centers
- Key ideas and specific tips for setting up and managing Guided Math groups
- Detailed components of strong Guided Math group lessons
Registrants will also receive a printed copy of the resource handbook as long as their registration is received in the BER office at least 15 calendar days before the event.
Semester Credit Option
Up to four graduate level professional development credits are available with an additional fee and completion of follow-up practicum activities. Details for direct enrollment with University of Massachusetts Global, a nonprofit affiliate, will be available at this program.
Meet Inservice Requirements
At the end of the program, each attendee will receive a certificate of participation that may be used to verify hours of participation in meeting continuing education requirements.