Presentations

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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