Cohort 1 Saturday Workshop 2 Homework

Cohort 1 (Amy Volpe, Kacie Joyner, Mona Toncheff)

In preparation for the next Saturday Workshop on Nov 16th, all cohort 1 teachers should complete the following homework. Prepare to submit your homework at the registration table before the workshop begins.

1.  Read the Introduction and Framework (pages 1-21) of the GAISE report (link below) and write a 1-page reflection of the reading. Your reflection should not just be a summary of the reading. Instead, you should incorporate your reaction to the reading by addressing the following questions: (1) Do you agree or disagree and why?, (2) How does this connect to your experiences at your school?, and (3) What did you gain or what impacted you from reading the report?

Guidelines for Assessment and Instruction in Statistics Education (GAISE) Report by Franklin, Kader, Mewborn, Moreno, Peck, Perry, and Scheaffer

2. Read the following journal article (link below) and write a 1-page reflection of the reading. Your reflection should not just be a summary of the reading. Instead, you should incorporate your reaction to the reading by addressing the following questions: (1) Do you agree or disagree and why?, (2) How does this connect to your experiences at your school?, and (3) What did you gain or what impacted you from reading the report?

Burning the Candle at Just One End by Lim