- xi, 116 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Additional Authors
- Dance, Rozlynn,
- Contents: 1. Creating a Community of Mathematicians -- 2. A Respectful Community of Learners -- 3. Building Brave Mathematicians -- 4. Great Minds Think Differently -- 5. Thinking Through Questioning -- 6. Keeping Up the Momentum.Includes bibliographical references (pages 115-116).Summary: Want students to understand--really understand--and retain the math they're learning? Focus on building your classroom community first. In Thinking Together, veteran teachers Rozlynn Dance and Tessa Kaplan explore nine beliefs that lead to a powerful community of learners. When students are part of a classroom where they feel valued and included, they are more likely to take risks, ask questions, and grow exponentially as mathematicians.