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  • September 4, 2014

    Attention EM4 Users

    If you are a user of the new fourth edition of Everyday Mathematics, you may wish to join two VLC groups:

    The Everyday Mathematics 4 (2014-2015) group: http://vlc.cemseprojects.org/groups/1122

    The EM4 Digital Users Group: http://vlc.cemseprojects.org/groups/1192

    These groups will allow you to ask questions that arise as you implement the new edition and to get answers quickly from EM4 authors and staff.

    The EM4 Digital Users Group also has "Quick Start Guides" for new users.

  • July 17, 2014

    Everyday Mathematics4 K-2 Unit Webinars

    We are excited to announce Everyday Mathematics4 Unit Planning webinars for grades K-2. These webinars will highlight both the mathematical content and practices emphasized in each unit or section. Each webinar will focus on one unit of new content, games and lesson features. The webinars will run approximately 90 minutes with the last 30 minutes left to answer questions.

    Please browse and register for webinars here. The webinars are free but limited to 100 participants.

  • July 15, 2014

    Everyday Mathematics Online Professional Development

    If you are new to Everyday Mathematics or just want to learn more, please check out our online professional development page. We offer several targeted, self-paced courses for a nominal fee.

    Please visit Online PD for more information.

    Note that individuals can register right here on the VLC. Principals and other leaders can contact us if they want to purchase registrations in bulk for a number of teachers.

  • June 24, 2014

    Digital Math Curriculum Conference

    Registration is now open for a conference on digital mathematics curricula, to be held this fall at University of Chicago. This conference may be of interest to VLC members, including teachers, instructional leaders, administrators, and district personnel who want to learn more about the state of the art in digital curricula.

    More information is available here: CSMC Third International Conference

    The conference is the Third International Conference sponsored by the Center for the Study of Mathematics Curriculum (CSMC).

  • February 5, 2014

    Spanish RSA Booklets

    You asked--and we listened! We have posted Spanish-language RSA (Recognizing Student Achievement) booklets for all grades and units. Download them now!

    If you notice any mistakes in the translation or format, please let us know!

    And, of course, we still have RSA booklets in English for all grades, for both 3rd and CCSS editions.

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Upcoming Events

  • EM4 Unit Planning Webinars

    Please join us for Everyday Mathematics4 unit planning webinars. Click here to browse all the available sessions. Register for the webinars by clicking "Sign Up." The webinars are free but limited to 100 participants.

    • Oct. 7

      4 to 6 p.m. CST

      EM4 Grade 1, Unit 3.

    • Oct. 8

      4 to 6 p.m. CST

      EM4 Kindergarten, Section 3.

    • Oct. 9

      4 to 6 p.m. CST

      EM4 Grade 2, Unit 3

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Pretests

I would like to use some sort of pre assessment before starting each unit for several reasons. One benefit is I could rearrange my groups according to their needs for that particular unit. Plus I could know what lessons I need to really concentrate on and which ones I could possibly do whole group.

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