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Learning Point Associates offers the following products designed to help your students and teachers with respect to learning and teaching mathematics and science:

Blueprints: A Practical Toolkit for Designing and Facilitating Professional Development

Blueprints: A Practical Toolkit for Designing and Facilitating Professional Development
The Blueprints CD-ROM is a practical toolkit for novice and experienced professional developers to help them design and facilitate effective professional development experiences for schools and districts.
Price: $14.95

Connecting with the Learner: An Equity Toolkit

Connecting With the Learner: An Equity Toolkit
This CD-ROM is designed as a series of activities that can be used as stand-alone activities or as the framework around which a particular equity issue can be explored in depth. It is a facilitator’s guide for use by professional developers with a variety of audiences.
Price: $14.95

Family of Learners Resource Guide

Family of Learners Resource Guide
This new edition CD-ROM—a compilation of information, research, articles, and activities—now includes NCLB provisions and is designed to reach parents, guardians, family members, teachers, administrators, and any other members of the community to promote student learning.
Price: $5.95

Powerful Practices in Mathematics and Science: Research-Based Practices for Teaching and Learning

Powerful Practices in Mathematics and Science:
Research-Based Practices for Teaching and Learning

Powerful Practices in Mathematics and Science includes two research-based CD-ROMs and a monograph that features findings of several years of in-class research conducted through the National Center for Improving Student Learning and Achievement in Mathematics and Science.

The classroom episodes featured in the CD-ROMs and discussed in the monograph show the ways that the powerful practices of modeling, generalization, and justification strengthen students’ learning and understanding of complex mathematics and science ideas to the great benefit of elementary and secondary students. The Powerful Practices Facilitator’s Guide CD-ROM was developed to support and assist districts and schools in using Powerful Practices in Mathematics and Science as a professional development tool. The guide helps educators use the research-based instructional practices of modeling, generalization, and justification more effectively.
Price: $19.95

Image of Quick Key  4 - Understanding the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001: Mathematics and Science

Quick Key 4 - Understanding the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001: Mathematics and Science
The purpose of this Quick Key is to help educators in schools and districts understand the fundamentals of what No Child Left Behind (NCLB) means for their mathematics and science curricula. The NCLB legislation also emphasizes the importance of mathematics and science partnership programs.
Price: Free!

Teacher to Teacher: Reshaping Instruction Through Lesson Study

Teacher to Teacher: Reshaping Instruction Through Lesson Study
Teacher to Teacher: Reshaping Instruction Through Lesson Study is designed for teacher facilitators and professional developers to help support effective professional development opportunities for teachers. For decades, Lesson Study has been at the core of Japanese teachers' professional learning. Teacher to Teacher includes a video and Facilitator's Guide. The 63-minute video contains three segments: an introduction to Lesson Study, the story of Ohio elementary teachers involved in Lesson Study through a mathematics lesson, and the story of Ohio secondary teachers participating in Lesson Study through a science lesson.

The 140-page Facilitator's Guide includes interactive group processes, handouts, transparencies, facilitator notes, tools, and articles to support Lesson Study implementation.
Price: $29.95

 



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