As teachers and school districts move forward in implementing new standards, the fundamental ideas of rigor and relevance that are deep and focused take on a new meaning. Big Ideas Learning provides a rich, hands-on experience that allows for astute understanding and practice of the underlying mathematics pedagogy.
Professional development in the Big Ideas Math program begins with the Teaching Edition. Master educator Laurie Boswell uses her professional training and years of experience to share best practices in teaching and modeling to help teachers guide students to better understanding. She provides strategies that help students avoid common errors and offers motivating ideas to show mathematical relevance.