One of the neat things about being an educational blogger is that you get to connect with educators across the country and even the world. This past summer I attended the Teachers Pay Teachers conference in Las Vegas, and I had the extreme pleasure of meeting Greg Coleman, aka Mr. Elementary Math. Naturally, we hit it off, and I knew that collaboration would be in our future. Tonight, I present my very first guest post, written by Greg. There’s even a freebie at the end!
The Q Factor
- They require more than remembering a fact or reproducing a skill.
- They build students’ learning through answering questions, and the teachers’ learning about their students from their attempts.
- There may be several acceptable answers.
Now it is your turn! Use the example above to adapt a question with the answer in mind.