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722 MILLION Math Problems! Games+Digital=Success

What do you get when you add up the following?
1,151 districts + 5,686 schools + 2.1 million students + 772M math problems + unquantifiable support from state education leaders

Stumped?

We’ll tell you: You get engaged students, higher assessment scores, and proof that kids can get excited about math!

This is the story of Texas’ finest educators, an entrepreneur-turned-farmer, and a state-wide collaboration committed to making excellent digital learning content available across Texas. This panel features Texas educators alongside trusted partners discussing online learning, gamification, and how stakeholder buy-in is driving student success in the Lone Star State.

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Learning Objectives

  1. Understand how gamification and quality digital learning is motivating students to do dramatically more math problems and achieve more on assessments.
  2. Discuss how to increase stakeholder engagement to ensure the success of large public-private partnerships.
  3. Understand how teachers are using competition to motive students to achieve more.

Speakers

  • Louis Piconi, Executive Vice-President & Founder, Think Through Math
  • Adam Blair, Teacher, Houston ISD
  • Chara Harris, Curriculum Technology Specialist, AISD
  • Angela Perez, Third Grade Teacher, Harvey Elementary School, Kingsville ISD

Organizer

Louis Piconi, Exec VP & Founder, Think Through Math


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