Engaging in Courageous Conversations:
    Building Relationships and Developing People

Encourages colleagues to take intellectual risks.

Become familiar with the recent research and other successful initiatives in mathematics education, share these with colleagues, and engage in courageous conversations about these topics and results.

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Research to Inform Decisions
In addition to building implementation support materials on research we are also doing research to determine the effectiveness of various approaches to making GAINS in student achievement.
Research
Videos, frameworks and research for discussion
These videos, frameworks and research papers provide thought provoking material to challenge individuals and provide a springboard for courageous conversations amongst principals and system leaders.
  • Pairs Coaching Model
  • Board shows excellent gains in student achievement using questioning across the transition grade 8 to grade 9.
  • Family of Schools Principals Focusing on Questioning – All Grades and Subjects
  • Math Transitions, Halton DSB
  • Student Achievement and Teacher Professional Learning
      — Part 1 and Part 2
  • Digital research papers on Lesson Study and Demonstration Classrooms
  • Digital Research paper on Effective Questioning
  • Administrator Look-Fors for Effective Mathematics Instruction
  • Video clip: What does good Math instruction look like? Flash Video





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