Math and Numeracy: All Resources, Research and Curriculum

Using Digital Literacy to Open Up Math Word Problems
This resource provides some examples of how digital literacy can be used to open up traditional math problems to increase student engagement and deepen content knowledge.
Disproportionate Incarceration Unit Plan
This math unit develops graphing and proportional reasoning skills using social justice contexts. Teacher plan and student handouts are included in this packet. Suggested student audience: GED Preparation, CCRS Level B & C, GLE 3 – 6
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Keeping Adult Learners Engaged in Worthwhile Math Experiences Online
Looking for ideas to introduce your adult students to online tools? Check out our list of free and fun resources!
EMPower video: Identifying Lesson Content
If you've been using the CALM curriculum, you know that it relies heavily on the EMPower and EMPower Plus books. Some of you have been using EMPower for years and for others it is very new. We know that the series can feel intimidating and confusing at first so we wanted to share a new EMPower...
Debunking Math Myths Regarding Learning Differences, Difficulties, and Disabilities
This article focuses on myths regarding research on learning disabilities related to math.
Singapore strips How-To Video
Frustrated that your students continue to struggle with word problems? You might think it's because they don't read carefully enough, but it could be that they don't know how to make sense of the situation. Singapore Strips (also called bar models or tape diagrams) are a visual tool that can help...
The PIAAC Numeracy Framework: A Guide to Instruction
This article, by Donna Curry of the SABES Mathematics and Adult Numeracy Curriculum & Instruction PD Center, discusses several key elements of the Program for International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC) assessment framework, including the definition of numeracy and numerate behavior...
Project Implicit
Project Implicit is a non-profit organization and international collaborative network of researchers investigating implicit social cognition - thoughts and feelings that are largely outside of conscious awareness and control. Project Implicit is the product of a team of scientists whose research...
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CALM Sample Lessons
Maybe you've heard about CALM -- the Curriculum for Adults Learning Math-- and you're wondering what it's all about and whether it's right for your class or program. These sample lessons from CALM will give you an idea of the organization, structure, and pedagogy behind the curriculum. For more...
What a Waste 2.0 (The World Bank)
Solid waste management affects every single person in the world, whether individuals are managing their own waste or governments are providing waste management services to their citizens. As nations and cities urbanize, develop economically, and grow in terms of population, the World Bank estimates...