WCYDWT A New Vision for Math Reform

external image danmeyer.jpgEvent Host: Dan Meyer

Join LearnCentral's Math 2.0 Interest Group for a live and interactive online event where Dan Meyer will talk about his vision for math reform. WCYDWT - What Can You Do With This - is a design method for creating powerful, technologically supported and rich problem-solving experiences in math classrooms.
Date: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010
Time: 6:30pm Pacific / 9:30pm Eastern / 12:30am GMT (international times here)
Duration: 1 hour
Location: In Elluminate. Log in at http://tinyurl.com/math20event. The Elluminate room will be open up to 30 minutes before the event if you want to come in early. To make sure that your computer is configured for Elluminate, please visit http://www.elluminate.com/support. Recordings of the session will be posted within a day of the event at the event page.

View the Elluminate Live! recording (Skip the first 15 minutes. Dan starts at 15:10)

Dan Meyer taught high school mathematics from 2004 to 2010 and currently sudies at Standord University on a doctoral fellowship. His professional interests are curriculum design and teacher education. His personal interests are graphic design, filmmaking, and infographics. He keeps a steady eye out for collisions between the two. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife. Dan blogs as dy/dan at http://blog.mrmeyer.com
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Event Organizer: Ihor Charischak

Ihor@clime.orgTwitter @climeguy
http://climeconnections.blogspot.com

A career mathematics educator Ihor pursues his passion
of firing up teachers imaginations about how learning and
teaching math with technology can be interesting, useful and empowering.