Defying Math Aptitude Stereotypes – Jordan Ellenberg

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Pre-Registration Closing May 31st!

Innovative Teaching Strategies Keynoter and former child prodigy Jordan Ellenberg says that identifying which students will do well in math is not as simple as seeing who scores well on a test.

Watch Jordan Ellenberg address the risks of broadly categorizing math aptitude among students.

Ellenberg will deliver a plenary session entitled How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking at the Innovative Teaching Strategies Conference in Atlanta.

The Innovative Teaching Strategies Conference is coming to Atlanta for the first time! Now in its 3rd year, this event assembles internationally recognized innovators together with practicing educators who are currently pioneering new paths in education. Educators will discover promising fresh approaches and new evidence-based methodologies to insure student success in a Standardized Curriculum/Every Student Succeeds world.  Register Today! Pre-Registration Closes May 31st!


Jordan Ellenberg
Author of NYT Bestseller How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking
Dr. John Almarode
Author & Expert on Innovative Ways to Apply Brain Research in Teaching
Dr. Julianne Malveaux
Noted Author and Commentator on Education, Racial Diversity and Women’s Issues
Dr. Randy Sprick
Creator Safe & Civil Schools
Barbara Coloroso
International Bestselling Author & Speaker
Baruti Kafele
Award-Winning Urban Principal, School Turnaround Specialist
Check out some of this year’s speakers!

Developmental Resources is now offering an PRE-REGISTRATION DISCOUNT($485 for the Conference Bundle including 2 Pre-Conference Sessions; $395 Conference-Only)! This is a great opportunity to lock in your spot and to keep the conference affordable (Regular Conference Bundle Registration is $545; Regular Conference-Only is $425.)  SAVE THE DATE!

ATLANTA: June 19 – June 22, 2016
$485 USD

(until May 31st)
$395 USD

(until May 31st)
(Includes: 2 Pre-Conference Sessions + Pre-Reg Conference Registration) Regular Price: $545
(Includes entrance into all general sessions, breakout sessions, exhibits, morning and afternoon refreshments) Regular Price: $425

SESSIONS (partial listing):

How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking

From Snorkelers to Scuba Divers: Engaging Deep-Thinking Brains

Teaching With Wit and Wisdom

Stoplights and Sticky Notes: Creating Environments Promoting Long-Lasting Learning

The Teacher Who Changed My Life

Elevating Success in Schools: Shaping Behavior and Restoring Sanity

Taking STEM to STEAM

The English Equation: It All Adds Up Like 1+2=3

From Dance Craze to Teaching Strategy

Project-Based Learning in an English Classroom

Motivate, Excite and Engage Students With Differentiated Instruction!

Understanding Augmented Reality and Its Transformation of Society and Education

Highly Motivating Approaches for Teaching Students Social & Emotional Intelligence


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