The Math Workshop model of instruction creates an environment where teachers are facilitators and students believe in themselves as mathematicians, expressing a growth mindset regarding mathematics. Math Workshop focuses on differentiation, meeting the needs of all students while creating a learning environment that is possible for teachers to easily maintain. Participants will learn about the different structures of Math Workshop, explore ways to increase student engagement, & take part in math routines that will get Math Workshop up and running in the classroom. Participants will also learn tips to begin & maintain this successful structure that creates a classroom environment where students engage in deep discourse, meaningful learning stations, rich problem-solving tasks, & guided groups. Finding this model of instruction worthwhile, participants will have the tools to start immediately.
Target Audience: K-12 Teachers and Administrators