5th-grade teacher, Carina Pruitt, shares how conceptual understanding is the foundation for procedural fluency and application. Looking for more specific standard/grade lessons, tasks or games to build conceptual understanding? Check out...More
5th-grade teacher, Lisa Caponigro, discusses the strategic use of collaborative planning time to dig into math standards and explore coherence within and across grades. Caponigro then delivers a lesson where students use their understanding of...More
Hear 5th-grade teacher, Carina Pruitt, explain how student discussion drives her lessons. Then watch two examples of her classroom instruction: - In Eliciting Student Thinking Through Questioning Carina facilitates a class discussion and clari...More
In this video, literacy experts David and Meredith Liben of Student Achievement Partners share their thoughts on a text first approach...More
Overview In this VL Module, you’ll learn about the role of text complexity in advancing equity, while exploring its quantitative and qualitative components. Along the way, you’ll have an opportunity to closely read a text, identify its...More
Overview This Virtual Learning module explores the progression of the NBT standards across grades, and how the standards require us to build students’ conceptual understanding along with their procedural skill and fluency for the four...More
Overview In this VL module, you’ll get a holistic view of the RP progression across grades, then build your knowledge of the standards within your own grade level. Most importantly, you’ll learn about RP by working through math items...More
Overview In this VL module, you’ll get a holistic view of the NF progression across grades, then build your knowledge of the standards within your own grade level. Most importantly, you’ll learn about NF by working through math items...More
Overview Spotlight blogs that showcase aligned Leader Lever practice and success from leaders and teachers in our networks. Leader Spotlight: Why Leader Learning Matters [Blog] (September 2017) The leadership team at Misson Achievement and Success (...More

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