Focus on Mathematics, Phase II: Learning Cultures for High Student Achievement
FoM Phase II also anticipates inviting new higher education partners to join the partnership as contributing members of these mathematical learning communities. Building on experience gained through the earlier work, FoM is creating pathways for teachers that begin with the development of strong mathematical habits of mind in immersion institutes, pass through learning communities in the schools, and lead to measurable change in teachers' classrooms and student achievement.
Focus on Mathematics is a targeted MSP funded by the National Science Foundation since 2003. As part of this work, we are developing a research program with the goal of…
This paper addresses the following claim(s): "Rather than claims and conjectures, we have questions. For example, for decades, researchers have claimed that strong teacher content knowledge is a prerequisite for…
Higher Education Partners
School District Partners
- Lawrence Public Schools
- Chelsea Public Schools