INSPIRE

MATHEMATICAL

COMMUNICATION

 
 
 

You Are Your Students’ Math Hero

They look to yoU to help them

problem solve

develop strong fluency

Be mathematicians

 
 

It’s hard to be the hero!

You’re busy

Time is limited

Everyone needs you

 

You want to try new methods in your math lessons…

But it’s not always clear where to start

 

How I Can Help

  • I provide instructional coaching to you to engage your students in routines that promote students’ mathematical language and fluency.

  • I work with you as a partner to help you get stronger in facilitating mathematical communication and sense making among your students.

  • I support you by co-planning, demonstrating, and co-teaching with you in your classroom.

Learn More About Craig

 

23+

Years in
Mathematics Education

High school mathematics teacher, university teacher educator, instructional coach

PK-12

Teaching
Mathematics to All AGes

I partner with teachers of all grade levels to help them inspire mathematical communication to their students

2+

Years Working with
Illustrative Mathematics

Writer of English Language Learner supports, designer of professional learning, and IM Certified Facilitator

What I Focus On

 

Instructional Routines

Students learn best when they know what to expect during instruction. They can focus on mathematical sense making rather than “What does the teacher want me to do now?”

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Mathematical Language

People learn through language. To support students’ mathematical learning, we must promote their mathematical language.

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My Partners

 
 

“Craig did a terrific job presenting the material in a clear and practical way. The practice we had with the routines made them easier to visualize doing them in the classroom.”

Workshop Participant

“Thank you for engaging us in the routines rather than talking us through them. I appreciate that!” 

Workshop Participant

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To have a partner in your journey of inspiring mathematical communication…