The focal point of TESLA is a 2-day classroom based math lesson. These inquiry-oriented lessons encourage students to approach problem solving collaboratively and in ways that stimulate a deeper understanding of the mathematical concepts that underlie the technology-based activities.
More About the Math Lessons:
- Designed based on effective practices in math teaching and learning
- Addressing Common Core standards and National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) process and content standards
- Focused on identifying, describing, generalizing algebraic patterns (e.g., Pascal’s triangle, powers of 2, etc.)