Improve Student Outcomes with IM Math

IM Certified™ Professional Learning

We are proud to be a certified partner of Illustrative Mathematics(IM) professional learning. IM certified professional learning includes a full suite of offerings tailored to complement the IM curriculum and build educator capacity to implement the materials with fidelity.

IM Learning™ Instructional Academies

Two-Day Introduction to the Curriculum

During this two-day event, participants will be guided by an IM Certified facilitator to gain first-hand experience and fluency with the IM curricula.

Participants will understand:

  • the structure of a lesson and the purpose of each component
  • where to find teacher and student resources in the curriculum
  • the purposes of different curriculum assessments and where to find opportunities for assessment
  • how instructional supports and extensions are used throughout the curriculum
  • the purpose of math content routines
  • the 5 Practices framework for productive discussion and how the framework supports teachers in their planning
  • the purpose of math language routines and how the routines support mathematical language development
  • a process for planning to teach a lesson in Unit 1and how the activities in a lesson are connected to the learning goal
  • the importance of norms in a problem-based classroom and considerations for establishing norms in the classroom

IM Learning™ VIRTUAL Instructional Academies

Two-Day ONLINE Introduction to the IM Curriculum

A virtual adaptation of the IM Learning™ Instructional Academy. During this two-day online event, participants will join an IM Certified facilitator for an overview of the IM curricula.

Participant will understand:

  • the structure of a lesson and the purpose of each component
  • where to find teacher and student resources in the curriculum
  • the purposes of different curriculum assessments and where to find opportunities for assessment
  • how instructional supports and extensions are used throughout the curriculum
  • the purpose of math content routines
  • the purpose of math language routines and how the routines support mathematical language development
  • a process for planning to teach a lesson in Unit 1 and how the activities in a lesson are connected to the learning goal
  • the importance of norms in a problem-based classroom and considerations for establishing norms in the classroom

Upcoming IM Learning™ Virtual Instructional Academies

IM 6-12 Math – August 5 & 6, 2020

IM Virtual Unit Overviews

Scheduled approximately once a month during the school year, Virtual Unit Overviews help teachers make more effective instructional decisions such as engaging students, effective questioning, pacing, formative assessment, and differentiation. Learn how to spotlight big ideas within a unit and how learning goals across lessons support effective planning. IM Virtual Unit Overviews can be taken on their own or in conjunction with an IM Academy.

Upcoming IM Virtual Unit Overviews.

IM 9-12 Math

IM 6-8 Math

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