Want tips to help your kids succeed in the new Common Core math? Tune into a Twitter chat this evening hosted by the Maryland State Department of Educaiton.
MSDE will host the live Twitter chat from 6:30-7:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 9. The chat will feature mathematics educator Jonathan Wray of Howard County Public Schools along with MSDE curriculum experts.
The chat is planned to explore the new Maryland College and Career Ready Standards for mathematics, based on the Common Core adopted by Maryland in 2010. The July Twitter chat will focus on ideas and resources parents can use to help their children succeed on homework and in the classroom.
Wray is the Secondary Mathematics Instructional Facilitator for the Howard County Public School System and is serving a three-year term as member of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) and is a past president of the Maryland Council of Teachers of Mathematics (MCTM).
Twitter followers of @MdPublicSchools are encouraged to ask questions and participate in the discussion using the hashtag #MSDEchat. The chat will run from 6:30-7:30 p.m.