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Jessika Richter
Jessika Richter
(Lund - Sweden)

The short and sweet: I have been a passionate teacher since 2001.  I first worked with the National Park Service in Washington (state), then moved to Australia where I completed my DipEd at the University of Melbourne and then taught at Hailebury  ...

Partner: EDC

Improving Health and Education Worldwide

EDC is a global nonprofit organization that designs, develops, delivers, and evaluates innovative programs to address some of the world’s most urgent challenges in education, health, and economic development. Now celebrating its 50th year, EDC is committed to education that builds knowledge and skill, makes possible a deeper understanding of the world, and engages learners as active, problem-solving participants. Our award-winning programs and products, developed in collaboration with partners around the globe, consistently advance learning and healthy development for individuals of all ages. Today, EDC manages 325 projects in 35 countries.

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ROLE Mathematics Course

What is the nature of algebraic thinking? Is all mathematical thinking also algebraic thinking? How can teachers encourage the development of algebraic thinking in their students? This 8-week, 40-hour course for teachers of middle grades mathematics will address these and other questions about the nature of algebraic thinking.

The course will help you to:

• Recognize and build on opportunities for algebraic thinking in a variety of mathematics contexts;

• Analyze students' algebraic thinking; and

• Pose questions that encourage the development of algebraic thinking.