Making Math Moments That Matter

By Kyle Pearce & Jon Orr

Wondering how to create a classroom culture where students don't want to stop exploring mathematics when the bell rings? Kyle Pearce from TapIntoTeenMinds.com and Jon Orr from MrOrr-IsAGeek.com team up to uncover how we can Make Math Moments That Matter for every student in the math classroom from Kindergarten through Grade 12. Discover how you can build easy to plan and fun to deliver math lessons that kids will not only love, but also learn from using the Making Math Moments That Matter 3-Part Framework. Get ready to learn as we interview math education influencers, engage in coaching calls with mathematics educators from around the world, and take deep dives into assessment, differentiation, student behaviour, engagement, problem solving, math fact fluency, and many other common teacher challenges as we strive to Make Math Moments That Matter. Let’s learn how we can meet the needs of every learner in all classrooms regardless of student readiness together!

  1. 1.
    How To Reach More Students After The Toughest Year Ever
    1:16:51
  2. 2.
    What We’ve Learned About Spiralling
    40:43
  3. 3.
    When is drill and kill appropriate in my math class? - A Math Mentoring Moment
    55:26
  4. 4.
    How To Capture Observations & Conversations in Math Class
    40:53
  5. 5.
    How To Teach Through Problem Based Lessons
    41:08
  6. 6.
    The Transition From Gradual Release to Problem Based Learning - An Interview with Jordan Rappaport
    51:21
  7. 7.
    Math Is As Important As Reading: An Interview with Isis Spann
    34:18
  8. 8.
    Making Math Moments From Day 1 to 180
    50:28
  1. 9.
    Morphing Your Assessment Practices - A Math Mentoring Moment
    1:17:56
  2. 10.
    Create A Less Stressful Math Classroom - An Interview with Norma Gordon
    39:57
  3. 11.
    Your Summer Guide To Growth
    37:16
  4. 12.
    How Long Do I Wait For Models and Strategies To Emerge? - A Math Mentoring Moment
    40:56
  5. 13.
    How To Fall In Love With Teaching Again - An Interview with Alex Overwijk
    45:08
  6. 14.
    How To Remove Tracking From Your Math Program - An OAME 2021 Panel Discussion
    1:01:49
  7. 15.
    I’m a Math Support Teacher and Feel Trapped. HELP! - A Math Mentoring Moment
    49:59
  8. 16.
    Teaching Math At A Distance - An Interview with Theresa Wills
    40:55
  9. 17.
    Leveraging Cultural Capital In The Math Classroom - An Interview with Thomasenia Lott Adams
    50:14
  10. 18.
    What is Efficiency In Math Class? - A Math Mentoring Moment
    56:13
  11. 19.
    Math With The Brain In Mind - An Interview with Liesl McConchie
    48:43
  12. 20.
    How A Rockstar Found His Calling To Teach – A Math Mentoring Moment
    53:02
  13. 21.
    My Students Aren’t Engaging and Struggling! What Do I Do? - A Math Mentoring Moment
    49:19
  14. 22.
    Why Diagnostics Should Drive Your Instruction - An Interview With Kat Hendry
    47:38
  15. 23.
    5 Reasons Your Students Give Up On Word Problems and How To Fix It
    34:59
  16. 24.
    Growing Your Assessment Practices - A Where Are They Now Math Mentoring Moment with Nathan Vaillancourt
    47:27
  17. 25.
    Building Flexibility: An Interview With Michelle Rinehart
    47:29
  18. 26.
    Leading Equity - An Interview with Sheldon Eakins
    51:52
  19. 27.
    How Do I Engage My Students When The Math Is Abstract? - A Math Mentoring Moment
    49:00
  20. 28.
    Pre-Service Parallels: An Interview with Erica Heinzman
    49:00
  21. 29.
    Two Formative Assessment Techniques You Should Stop Using!
    46:48
  22. 30.
    How To Engage Students While Teaching Remotely - A Math Mentoring Moment
    51:11
  23. 31.
    How to Use Mindfulness to Change Trajectories - An Interview with Christina Lincoln-Moore
    49:22
  24. 32.
    What Routines Make Your Day? - An Episode From the Math Moment Community!
    41:47
  25. 33.
    How Do I Catch Up My Absent Students Without Jumping To The Procedure? - A Math Mentoring Moment
    51:53
  26. 34.
    Fluency Doesn’t Just Happen - An Interview with Ann Elise Record
    44:07
  27. 35.
    There’s No Wild 3 Times 5’s Running Around - Where Are They Now Math Mentoring Moment
    54:14
  28. 36.
    How To Make Math Moments - A Discussion on the Unprofessional Development Podcast
    1:09:44
  29. 37.
    Show Your Becauses - An Interview with Nat Banting
    51:37
  30. 38.
    #109: Transitioning From Elementary to Middle School - A Math Mentoring Moment
    55:45
  31. 39.
    #108: How to Overcome “Dead Air Syndrome” Teaching Over Zoom - A Math Mentoring Moment
    48:57
  32. 40.
    #107: How To Believe In Your Math Educators - An Interview with Mary Kemper
    50:26
  33. 41.
    #106: How To Influence System Change - A Math Mentoring Moment
    56:46
  34. 42.
    #105: How Can I Use Portfolios Without Losing My Sanity? [PART 3] - A Where Are They Now Math Mentoring Moment
    53:25
  35. 43.
    #104: Straight Outta Campos - An Interview with Ed Campos Jr.
    43:34
  36. 44.
    #103: Learning and Teaching Early Math: An Interview With Dr. Doug Clements
    44:34
  37. 45.
    #102: How Do I Manage A Thinking Classroom During a Pandemic? [PART 2] A Math Mentoring Moment
    52:18
  38. 46.
    #101: Reframing Our Math Mindsets - An Interview With Howie Hua
    40:07
  39. 47.
    #100: Why The 2020 Make Math Moments Virtual Summit Needs To Be On Your Calendar
    43:13
  40. 48.
    #99: We Don’t Know What We Don’t Know - An Interview With Farshid Safi
    45:13
  41. 49.
    #98: The Thinking Classroom Part 2: An interview with Peter Liljedahl.
    59:10
  42. 50.
    #97 How To Implement & Consolidate Problem Based Lessons Remotely - A Math Mentoring Moment
    1:02:28

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