The Dangers of KISSing and Other Mnemonic Devices
Thu, 4/22: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Room: OnDemand 17
The use of mnemonics is frequently part of mathematics instruction; however, mnemonics often focus on rote procedures rather than conceptual understanding. Participants will distinguish between mathematically appropriate mnemonics and mnemonics that may lead to students' misconceptions and overgeneralizations.
Lead SpeakerChristy Danko Graybeal, Hood College
6 to 8
Mathematics Teaching and Learning