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Saturday, October 20 • 10:30am - 11:30am
Puzzles and Problems in K - 12 Mathematics classrooms

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This session features puzzles and problems that engage students in logical thinking, computational thinking, and visualization. The puzzles and problems were used as the basis for a university level course for undergraduate students. During a four month professional development session, teachers in grades K - 12 were introduced to these problems and were then adapted and implemented in their classrooms. Teachers will be sharing their favourite problems and their experiences integrating the puzzles and problems and the principles of problem solving in their respective classrooms. Participants will walk away with resources that they can use in their classrooms.

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Richelle Marynowski

Professor, Associate Dean, University of Lethbridge
Dr. Richelle Marynowski is the Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs in the Faculty of Education at the University of Lethbridge. She specializes in mathematics teaching and learning and classroom assessment.

Saturday October 20, 2018 10:30am - 11:30am PDT
Jubilee B - Radisson