Seeing Math™ Secondary: Discussion
enhances the learning impact of every Seeing Math™ Secondary course
while also fostering collaboration and building community.
Through moderated web-based discussion
forums, Seeing Math™ Secondary encourages participating
teachers to share and discuss questions, observations, and experiences
as they relate to the topic of study. Facilitators moderate discussions
from the side, channeling contributions to key learning points and
ensuring a thoughtful, probing dialogue.
Program materials—video segments, math challenges and readings, examples from curricula—serve as the foundation for grounded discussion and reflection
that is instrumental to enriching their practices and improving
Discussion creates a shared learning
experience that not only helps participants enhance
their own knowledge and practices, but also connects key learning
points to the needs and objectives of their schools or districts.
By establishing a forum in which teachers share ideas and best practices
for teaching math, Seeing Math™ Secondary builds a collaborative
environment focused on continuous learning and improvement
that lasts long after participants complete the program.