Lesson Study Grants for CPS Schools

Grants to support Lesson Study are available for CPS schools for the 2017-2018 year! Deadline to apply is September 20. Download the program description and application form...
Lesson Study Summer Institute

Lesson Study Summer Institute

There is still time to sign up for the Lesson Study Summer Institute, an opportunity to learn about Teaching Math through Problem Solving and to learn how you and your colleagues can work together to implement it. Go here to read...

Facilitating a post-lesson discussion

In response to multiple requests, I have finally written up this guide for facilitating a post-lesson discussion, which you can also find on our resources page. I will say that cultivating a good post-lesson discussion tends to be easiest if the planning team has a...

Learning goals should describe cognitive change

A surprisingly difficult but critically important part of designing a lesson is establishing the learning goals. Many teachers write learning goals in the form of behavioral outcomes: “Students will be able to…” Frequently this is what their administrators want, and...