workshops, keynotes, webinars, and breakout sessions addressing the Common Core State Standard's mathematical practices, including why we assign application problems, why students hate them, and what we can do about it.
how do we turn the world outside the math classroom into a math problem that's both fun and challenging, not boring and easy?
what's the first step for adapting your existing curriculum?
how does paper distort mathematical problem solving and how can digital media correct the distortion?
how do you generate engaging and challenging curriculum from the math you encounter in your own life?
how do we identify the sickness and administer the antidote?
what technology and tools are essential for designing perplexing math application problems?