Thursday, November 20, 2014

Use Your Existing Resources to Meet Rigorous Math Standards

How do you find quality resources to support the increased focus on rigor in math instruction? The shifts in math require you to teach in a new, more challenging way using active learning approaches designed to develop understanding. Your students need instruction that will enhance their mathematical development by promoting conceptual understanding and the ability to reason and communicate mathematically. 

Join our interactive webinar to discuss these key shifts in mathematics instruction. Leave with best practices, tools, and activities to support mathematics teaching and learning such as: 

  • Digital math tools to facilitate conceptual understanding
  • Projects to engage students in real-world application of math concepts 

Register Now: Using Existing Resources to Meet Your Math Standards 
Thursday, December 11, 2014 

Find out about all of our webinars and events at classworks.com/training/events and get previous webinar recordings here


Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Winners and Webinars - Happy October!

Thanks to all of the participants in the October segment of our contest! For the first time we have two winners from the same school—congrats Moundville Elementary! There's one more contest month and five - $200 Amazon gift cards burning a hole in our pocket. Submit for November at action.classworks.com.  

Our October winners are:
  • Teri Davis, Midway Elementary, Kershaw County, SC
  • Mary J. Gregory, Moncure, Chatham County, NC
  • Christy Hackerott, Moundville Elementary, Hale County, AL
  • Jalicia McCaskill, Moundville Elementary, Hale County, AL
  • Eva Stephens, Sunflower County Consolidated District Office, MS 



October Webinar: Goal Setting and Motivation for Students in Classworks


My Scores Dashboard
Several of our contest entries mention increasing student ownership through various rewards. Did you know Classworks new 'My Scores' student dashboard utilizes the gamification concept to do just that? Join our webinar to learn how to set goals, conference with students, and monitor progress using My Scores widgets. Take away strategies to increase student motivation and encourage student ownership.