Presentations

 Montana Council for Mathematics Teachers, Missoula (Oct 19, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Vertical Surfaces [docx from Rob Cop]

University of Montana, Missoula (Oct 18, 2017)

  • What is the Nature of Illumination? [pptx]

Milano Teachers, Italy (Oct 11, 2017)

MAVI 23 – Essen, Germany (Oct 4-6, 2017)

  • Affect as a System: The Case of Sara [pptx]

Thames Valley District School Board, London (Sept 28, 2017)

York Regional District School Board, Toronto (Sept 26, 27, 29, 2017)

St. John Paul II School, Grande Prairie (Sept 22, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms (day 2) [pptx]

NRLC, Grande Prairie (Sept 20-21, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]

Winnipeg School District (Sept 13-15, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms (Sept 13-14) [pptx]
  • Building Thinking Classrooms (Sept 15) [pptx]
  • Vertical Surfaces [docx from Rob Cop]
  • Skyscrapers [pdf | template | url]

St. John Paul II School, Grande Prairie (Aug 31, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]

CirConference, Calgary Board of Education (Aug 29, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Vertical Surfaces [docx from Rob Cop]

NIMS & KSME, Daejeon, Korea (July 26-28, 2017)

  • Flow and the Thinking Classroom [pptx]
  • 10 Things You Need to Know to Get Published [pptx]

PME 41, Singapore (July 17-22, 2017)

  • Creative Process vs. Creative Product: Challenges with Measuring Creativity [pptx]
  • Exploring Generative Moments of Interaction between Mathematics Teachers on Social Media [pptx]
  • Mathematics Teacher Learning and Doing Within Professional Development [pptx]

Mathematical Transgressions Conference, Krakow, Poland (June 18-23, 2017)

  • Top 10 Things to Consider if you Want to Get Published [pptx]
  • On the Edges of Flow: Students’ Autonomous Problem Solving Behaviour [pptx]
  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]

Eagle Mountain Middle School, Port Moody (May 19, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Skyscrapers [pdf | template | url]
  • Vertical Surfaces [docx from Rob Cop]

Edmonton Public School Board, Edmonton (May 15, 2017)

myPITA Conference, Whistler (May 12, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Assessment for a Thinking Classroom [pptx]
  • Vertical Surfaces [docx from Rob Cop]

Delta School District, Delta (May 9, 2017)

West Point Grey Academy, Vancouver (May 8, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]

York Regional District School Board, Toronto (May 5, 2017)

Kamloops/Thompson School District – Kamloops (April 19-20, 2017)

Regional Specialist Associations, Kimberley (April 10, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]

Lynden School District, Washington (March 17, 2017)

Global Math Department (March 14, 2017)

Southeast Kootenay and Rocky Mountain School Districts, Cranbrook (March 10, 2017)

NRLC, Grande Prairie (March 8, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pdf]

St. James-Assiniboia School Division, Winnipeg (March 1, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Vertical Surfaces [docx from Rob Cop]

Ottawa-Carleton District School Board, Ottawa (Feb 17, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]

York House, Vancouver (Feb 10, 2017)

NRLC, Grande Prairie (Feb 9, 2017)

CERME 10 – Dublin, Ireland (Feb 2, 2017)

  • On the Edges of Flow [pptx]

Delta School District (Jan 30, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pdf | pptx]
  • Vertical Surfaces [docx from Rob Cop]

PDP Fine Arts Module, SFU (Jan 26, 2017)

  • Assessment [pptx]
  • Primary Rubrics [pdf]

Okanagan Similkameen and Okanagan Skaha School District, Oliver (Jan 25, 2017)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Skyscrapers [pdf | template | url]
  • Vertical Surfaces [docx from Rob Cop]

Burnaby School District (Jan 24, 2017)

  • Vertical Surfaces [docx from Rob Cop]


Archived Presentations

York House, Vancouver (Dec 15, 2016)

North Vancouver School District (Dec 5, 2016)

Beijing Normal University, China (Nov 18, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms: A Story of Teacher Professional Development [pptx]

Vernon School District, Vernon (Nov 14-15, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classroom [pptx]

International Forum for the Professional Development of Teachers – Seoul, Korea (Nov 3, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms: A Story of Teacher Professional Development [pptx]

Korean Society for Mathematics Education (KSME) Forum – Seoul, Korea (Nov 2, 2016)

  • Flow: A Framework for Discussion Teaching [pptx]

Seoul National University Graduate Seminar – Seoul, Korea (Oct 31, 2016)

  • In the Words of the Creators [pptx]

Mathematics Council of the Alberta Teachers’ Association Conference (MCATA), Canmore, Alberta (Oct 21-22, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pdf | pptx]
  • Visibly Random Groups [pdf]
  • Flow: A Framework for Discussing Teaching [pdf]
  • Flow: Student Autonomous Action [pdf]
  • Vertical Surfaces [docx from Rob Cop]

Centro de Investigación Avanzada en Educación, Universidad de Chile – Santiago, Chile (Oct 13, 2016)

  • Flow in the Classroom [pptx]
  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pdf]
  • Visibly Random Groups [pdf]
  • Flow: A Framework for Discussing Teaching [pdf]

Detroit Area Council of Mathematics Teachers – DACMT (Oct 8, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pdf | pptx]
  • Visibly Random Groups [pdf]
  • Skyscrapers [pdf | template | url]
  • Vertical Surfaces [docx from Rob Cop]

North Vancouver School District (Oct 4, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pdf | pptx]
  • Vertical Surfaces [docx from Rob Cop]

Ottawa Catholic School District, Ottawa (Sept 27-30, 2016)

  • Creating flow [pptx]
  • Teaching for Flow [pdf]
  • Student Autonomous Actions and Flow [pdf]
  • Vertical Surfaces [docx from Rob Cop]

Burnaby South Secondary, Burnaby (Sept 23, 2016)

Okanagan Similkameen and Okanagan Skaha School District, Oliver (Sept 20, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Static Cling White Boards [Amazon.ca]

BCAMT Leadership Summit, North Vancouver (Sept 19, 2016)

  • Assessment in the New Curriculum [pptx]

MAVI 22 – Växjö, Sweden (Sept 13-15, 2016)

  • Relationship between Proxies for Learning and Mathematically Related Beliefs [pptx]

PME 40, Szeged, Hungary (July 3-7)

  • Flow: A Framework for Discussing Teaching [pptx]

ICME 13, Hamburg, Germany (July 24-31)

  • Top 10 Things to Consider When Submitting to IJSME [pptx]
  • Kilpatrick on Writing for JRME [pdf]
  • Classroom Practices for Supporting Problem Solving [pptx]

Park City Math Institute (July 18, 2016)

  • Building thinking Classrooms [pptx | pdf]
  • Static Cling White Boards [Amazon.ca]

York House, Vancouver (June 14, 2016)

Vernon School District, Vernon (May 19, 2016)

  • Assessment for a Thinking Classroom [pptx]

York House, Vancouver (May 16, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]

Health and Physical Education Council (HPEC), Alberta Conference, Grande Prairie (May 14, 2016)

  • Mental Training for Athletes [pptx]
  • Mental Training Skills for Sports: A Brief Review [pdf]
  • The Accidental Athlete [pptx]

St. Joseph Catholic High School, Grande Prairie (May 13, 2016)

Peace River School District, Dawson Creek (May 9, 2016)

  • Assessment for a Thinking Classroom [pptx]
  • Rubric Template [docx]

Okanagan Similkameen School District, Oliver (May 4, 2016)

  • Assessment for a Thinking Classroom [pptx]

Hanover School Division – Steinbach, Manitoba (April 27-29, 2016)

St. James-Assiniboia School Division, Winnipeg (April 26, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Review Test Feedback [pptx]

Moscrop Secondary School, Burnaby (April 25, 2016)

Vernon School District, Vernon (April 21, 2016)

Kamloops/Thompson School District – Kamloops (April 18, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Static Cling White Boards [Amazon.ca]
  • Flow [pptx]

Peace River School District, Dawson Creek (April 11, 2016)

  • Fractals [pdf]

University of Helsinki, Finland (March 17, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]

St. James-Assiniboia School Division, Winnipeg (March 10-11, 2016)

Ottawa Catholic School Board, Ottawa (March 2-4, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms – teachers [pptx]
  • Building Thinking Classrooms – administrators [pptx]
  • Assessment for a Thinking Classroom [pptx]
  • Static Cling White Boards [Amazon.ca]
  • Skyscrapers [pdf | template | url | 3 x 3]
  • Frank Ryan Catholic Intermediate School Success [video link]

Peace River School District, Dawson Creek (Feb 29, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms (workshop) [pptx]
  • Static Cling White Boards [Amazon.ca]

University of Wollongong, Australia (Feb 23-24, 2016)

SD41 Home Ec. Teachers, Burnaby (Feb 19, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Oralie’s Term Assessment [doc]
  • Static Cling White Boards [Amazon.ca]

Hanover School Division – Steinbach, Manitoba (Feb 10-12, 2016)

Fields Institute MathEd Forum – Skype (Jan 30, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]

Collingwood School – West Vancouver (Jan 25, 2016)

  • Assessment for the 21st Century [pptx]

Gulf Island School District – Ganges (Jan 15, 2016)

MISA/PNC Celebration of Thinking Through Collaboration – Kingston (Jan 7-8, 2016)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Engaging Students: Understanding Flow [pptx]
  • Static Cling White Boards [Amazon.ca]

Kamloops/Thompson School District – Kamloops (Jan 6, 2016)

  • Assessment for a Thinking Classrooms [pptx]

Okanagan Similkameen School District (Dec 9, 2015)

Kamloops/Thompson School District – Kamloops (Dec 7, 2015)

Cariboo High School (Nov 27, 2015)

  • Conceptualizing and Actualizing the New Curriculum [pptx]

MAVI 21 – Milan, Italy (Nov 17-19, 2015)

  • Numeracy Task Design: A Case of Teacher Change [pptx]

Burnaby Learning Team (Nov 13, 2015)

Okanagan Similkameen School District (Nov 9, 2015)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Static Cling White Boards [Amazon.ca]

Queen’s University – Kingston (Nov 5, 2015)

  • Illumination [pptx]

Mother Theresa High School – Ottawa (Nov 4, 2015)

Professional Development Seminar – Richmond (Nov 3, 2015)

  • Assessment for the 21st Century Classroom [pptx]
  • Blank Rubric [docx]
  • Static Cling White Boards [Amazon.ca]

Aiming for Excellence – Dawson Creek (Oct 26-27, 2015)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Skyscrapers [pdf | template | url]
  • Assessment in the Thinking Classroom [pptx]

Northwest Mathematics Conference – Whistler (Oct 22-24, 2015)

  • New Curriculum [pptx]
  • Big Ideas [pdf]
  • Questions from Sandra [pdf]
  • Teaching for Flow [pptx]

North Vancouver School District (October 22, 2015)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms – part II [pptx]

Hanover School Division – Steinbach, Manitoba (Oct 15-17, 2015)

North Vancouver School District (October 7, 2015)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms – part I [pptx]

Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (Sept 30, 2015)

  • Action Research in Action [pptx]

Moscrop Secondary School, Burnaby (Sept 25, 2015)

Kamloops/Thompson School District – Kamloops (Sept 23, 2015)

  • Fractals [docx]
  • Producibles [docx]
  • Group Tests [url]
  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • New Curriculum [pptx]

Okanagan Similkameen School District (Sept 2, 2015)

  • Learning or Studenting [pptx]

PME 39 – Hobart, Australia (July 13-18, 2015)

  • Teacher Tensions [pptx]

Centro de Investigación Avanzada en Educación, Universidad de Chile – Santiago, Chile (July 9, 2015)

Centro de Modelamiento Matemático, Universidad de Chile – Santiago, Chile (July 7, 2015) 

  • Pólya, Cards, and Csíkszentmihályi: The Phenomenon of Flow [pptx]

CMESG 2015 – Université de Moncton (June 5-9, 2015)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]

Kamloops/Thompson School District – Kamloops (May 11, 2015)

Changing the Culture – Vancouver (May 8, 2015)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]

OECTA – Toronto (May 2, 2015)

  • Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]

Hanover School Division – Steinbach, Manitoba (April 29-30, 2015)

Professional Development Seminar – Richmond (April 10, 2015)

  • Problem Based Learning: Building Thinking Classrooms [pptx]
  • Skyscrapers [pdf]

Berkshire Park Elementary – Surrey (April 1, 2015)

  • Skyscrapers [pdf]

Adult Basic Mathematics Education – Vancouver (March 6, 2015)

  • Thinking, Learning, or Studenting – The View from the Back of the Classroom [pptx]

Interior Mathematics Conference – Kamloops (Feb 20, 2015)

  • Building a Thinking Classroom [pptx]
  • Flow [pdf]
  • Studenting: The Case of Homework [pdf]
  • Studenting: The case of “now you try one” [pdf]
  • The affordances of using visually random groups in a mathematics classroom [pdf]
  • Building thinking classrooms: Conditions for Problem Solving [pdf]

CERME 9 – Prague, Czech Republic (Feb 2-4, 2015)

  • Emotions as an Orienting Experience [pptx]

Symposium – Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy (Feb 2, 2015) 

  • Mathematicians on Creativity [pptx]
  • Studenting: Behind the Façade [pptx]
  • Building a Thinking Classroom [pptx]

MAVI 20 – Falun, Sweden (Sept 29 – Oct 1, 2014)

  • Emotions as Orienting Experiences [pptx]
  • Seeing Student’s Interactions Through Teachers’ Eyes [pptx]

Changing the Culture – Vancouver (May 16, 2014)

  • Panel – Motivating Students [pptx]

Symposium on Teaching and Learning – SFU (May 14, 2014)

  • Your Turn to Deal [pptx]

Canadian Mathematics Education Forum – Ottawa (May 1-4, 2014)

  • Environments to Occasion Problem Solving [pptx]
  • Bootstrapping Thinking: The Role of Mathematical Tasks [pptx]

Workshop in Mathematics Problem Solving – Santiago, Chile (Dec 11, 2013)

  • Environments to Occasion Problem Solving [pptx]

Université du Québec à Montréal Colloquim – Montreal (Nov 5, 2013)

  • Studenting: What Really Happens in a Mathematics Classroom [pptx]

National Taiwan Normal University Colloquium – Taipei, Taiwan (Oct 24, 2013)

  • New Frameworks for Looking at Student Interactions [pptx]

MAVI 19 – Freiburg, Germany (Sept 27-29, 2013)

  • Students’ Gazes: New Insights into Student Interactions [pptx]

PME 37 – Kiel, Germany (July 28-Aug 2, 2013)

  • Studenting: The case of “Now you Try one” [pptx]

Instituto de Matemáticas, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso – Valparaiso, Chile (June 21, 2013)

  • The Affordances of Using Visibly Random Groups in the Mathematics Classroom [pptx]
  • The Affordances of Using Visibly Random Groups in the Mathematics Classroom – article [pdf]

Centro de Investigación Avanzada en Educación, Universidad de Chile – Santiago, Chile (June 20, 2013)

  • What Teachers Want [pptx]
  • What Teachers Want – article [pdf]

Centro de Modelamiento Matemático, Universidad de Chile – Santiago, Chile (June 18, 2013) 

  • Rapid and Profound Mathematics Teacher Change [pptx]
  • Rapid and Profound Mathematics Teacher Change – article [pdf]

Lectures in Mathematics Education – Vaxjö, Sweden (May 15, 2013)

  • The Hidden Classroom: A Look Behind the Façade of Learning [pptx]

BCAMT New Teacher Conference – Surrey (Feb 16, 2013)

  • Teaching and Studenting: Observations from the Back of the Classroom [pptx]

Delta District Day (Feb 15, 2013)

  • Studenting in the Mathematics Classroom: Gaming vs. Learning [pptx]

CERME 8 – Antalya, Turkey (Feb 6, 2013)

  • Approaching Professional Learning: Teachers’ Goals [pptx]

Burnaby North Pro-D – Burnaby (Nov 19, 2012) 

  • Rethinking Student Thinking [pptx]

MAVI 18 – Helsinki, Finland (Sept 10-16, 2012)

  • Illumination: Cognitive or affective?  [pptx]

PME 36 – Taipei, Taiwan (July 18-22, 2012)

  • Rapid and Profound Teacher Change [pptx]
  • Not Normal Norms [pptx]

Lillian Osborne High School – Edmonton (June 26, 2012)

  • Problems Used [docx]

Alberta Webinar #3 (April 23, 2012)

  • Use Thinking [pptx]

Alberta Webinar #2 (March 19, 2012)

  • Keep Thinking [pptx]
  • Four Purposes of Assessment – article [pdf]

Sherwood Park (March 2, 2012)

  • What are the skills? [pdf]
  • Blank Rubric [docx]
  • World’s Hardest Easy Geometry Problem [link]

Alberta Webinar #1 (Feb 27, 2012)

  • Initiating Thinking [pptx]

SD 36 District Day – Surrey (Feb 10, 2012)

  • Numeracy Tasks [pptx]
  • What are the skills? [pdf]

Math Institute – Edmonton, Alberta (Jan 26, 2012)

  • What is the Question? [pptx]
  • Math 10-12 – front matter [pdf]
  • Math 11-12 – specific outcomes [pdf]
  • Problem Set [docx]
  • Resources [docx]

Edmonton Pro-D (Nov 30 – Dec 1, 2011)

  • for numeracy tasks click here
  • Blank Rubrick [doc]
  • Producibles [doc]
  • Re-Writes [doc]
  • Evaluate What We Value [pdf]
  • Four Purposes of Assessment – article [pdf]

BCAMT Conference – Burnaby (Oct 21, 2011)

  • Lessons Learned While NOT Teaching [ppt]

Linnaeus University Colloquium – Växjö, Sweden (Sept 21-23, 2011)

  • Mathematics Education: A BC Perspective [ppt]
  • The theory of conceptual change as a theory for changing conceptions [ppt]

MAVI 17 – Bochum, Germany (Sept 17-20, 2011)

  • The theory of conceptual change as a theory for changing conceptions [ppt]

Calgary Pro-D (March 14-15, 2011)

  • for numeracy tasks click here
  • Program of Study (K-9) [pdf]
  • Program of Study (10-12) [pdf]
  • Evaluate What We Value [pdf]
  • Four Purposes of Assessment – article [pdf]
  • Psychic Flash Mind Reader
  • SFU MEd Numeracy – information document [word]

Grande Prairie Pro-D (March 9-11, 2011)

  • for numeracy tasks click here
  • Program of Study (K-9) [pdf]
  • Program of Study (10-12) [pdf]
  • Producibles [word]
  • Evaluate What We Value [pdf]
  • Shifter and Fosnot [word]
  • SFU MEd Numeracy – information document [word]

Grande Prairie Pro-D – grades 6-9 (Jan 21, 2011)

  • Celebrity Travel Planning [word]
  • Giving Out Bonuses [word]
  • Mathematical Activity – poster [pdf]
  • Lockhart’s Lament [word]
  • Programs of Study (K-9) [pdf]
  • Producibles [word]
  • Four Purposes of Assessment – article [pdf]
  • MEd Numeracy – information document [word]

Grande Prairie Pro-D – grades K-5 (Jan 20, 2011)

  • Goody Bags [word]
  • Sharing Cookies [word]
  • Mathematical Activity – poster [pdf]
  • Lockhart’s Lament [word]
  • Programs of Study (K-9) [pdf]
  • Producibles [word]
  • Four Purposes of Assessment – article [pdf]
  • MEd Numeracy – information document [word]

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