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Complex Instruction Summer Classes

Jess Griffin, Karen O’Connell and Lisa Jilk will be teaching three classes in Seattle this summer that are related to CI, including two new ones that they’re really excited about! Designing Effective Groupwork will explore how teachers can provide an excellent and equitable classroom for students. Participants will gain tools and strategies to ensure that …

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Setting our Agenda: “Everyone does better when everyone does better.” – Paul Wellstone former U.S. Senator (D) Minnesota

I’ve spent the past nine years helping middle and high school math teachers implement complex instruction as their primary pedagogy. As part of this work, supporting in-service teachers to implement complex instruction in their math classrooms, I ask them to listen to Harvard Law Professor, Lani Guinier speaking at the 2009 State of the Black …

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