Sensible Mathematics: A Guide for School Leaders

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Heinemann, 2000 - Education - 126 pages
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This volume offers the tools the reader needs to make a vision of sensible mathematics a reality for all students. Closely aligned with the NCTM Principles and Standards, it helps the reader communicate why change must occur, what that change looks like, and what must be done to implement it.

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Contents

What to Expect
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What
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Glimpses of What
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About the author (2000)

Steve Leinwand is a mathematics supervisor with the Connecticut Department of Education. He is responsible for a broad array of initiatives as they relate to the improvement of school mathematics, including curriculum development, professional development, program evaluation, and student and teacher assessment. He has held this position for twenty years, having previously taught and served as the district mathematics supervisor in the Middletown, Connecticut, public schools. Leinwand is also past-president of the National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics and has served on the NCTM Board of Directors.

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