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Greater Essex County District School Board
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GECDSB Math Task Force to Release its Findings
Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park St. W, Windsor N9A 6K1
Date: April 5, 2016
Contact: Dr. Clara Howitt
Phone: 519-255-3200 x10255
GECDSB Math Task Force to release its findings
Mathematics teaching and learning report to be presented to the Board of Trustees
The Greater Essex County District School Board will release its Math Task Force Report at the Education Committee Meeting tonight, April 5th, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
The report includes a review of research literature, a system data report and considerations for the Board of Trustees as they move forward in addressing mathematics teaching and learning.
Also included in the report are five research briefs entitled:
-        The Basics About Math Basics
-        Rote Versus Discovery: Moving the Conversation Forward
-        Expertise of All
-        Supporting All Mathematics Learners Through Responsive Learning Environments
-        Creating International Conversations
“We educate for excellence. It is the fullness of the educational experience that reaches the heart of every learner. Our purpose as educators is not to count the limited prospects but to inspire the infinite possibilities.”
-Excerpt from GECDSB Math Task Force Report.
For more information, please contact Superintendent of Education Dr. Clara Howitt at 519-255-3200 x10255.