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Thursday, February 20 • 10:45am - 12:00pm
Solving Word Problems with Maths — No Problem!

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In this talk, teachers will discover the steps and strategies required to develop powerful problem-solving skills in students. Gain insight into why well-developed problem-solving skills are a mainstay of the Maths — No problem! approach, and how they foster resilience and confidence in all students. Learn go-to problem-solving strategies like bar modelling and number bonds as they relate to solving word problems, and how these tools help students develop exploratory, adaptive mindsets. Leave with practical classroom strategies that empower students to think flexibly and tackle tough word problems with confidence.


Andy Psarianos

Maths — No Problem! was created by Dr. Anne Hermanson and Andy Psarianos after their daughter fell behind in math. In researching the subject, they found the Singapore method of teaching math offered the most effective program available. As they spread the word to friends, it became... Read More →

Thursday February 20, 2020 10:45am - 12:00pm MST
GWH 162