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Upcoming Webinars

Led by teachers for teachers, free upcoming T³™ webinars feature the most relevant topics in math and STEM education. These live webinars cover a variety of topics and TI technology. They are held on most Tuesdays during the school year, starting at 8:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. CT / 5:00 p.m. PT. They last about 60 minutes. A Certificate of Attendance will be provided at the end of each webinar.
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1/20/2015

Algebraic Reasoning with TI-Nspire™ Technology

Speakers: Speakers: Audrey Cucci, Matt Rhodes

Using functions to describe quantitative relationships is a critical area of mathematics in grade eight and throughout the traditional and integrated high school pathways. In this webinar, we will see how TI-Nspire™ technology and Math Nspired lessons can enhance students’ algebraic reasoning skills. Learn how to fit a straight line informally to a bivariate data set of mean SAT verbal and mathematics scores and explore techniques for helping students interpret the linear model in the context of the data. Extend students’ algebraic reasoning skills by using a quadratic function to model the flight path of a basketball, interpreting the parameters of the model and making predictions about the path of the basketball.
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1/27/2015

Getting Started with TI Technology in Middle Grades Mathematics: An Overview of the TI-84 Plus Family of Graphing Calculators and TI-Nspire™ Technology

Speakers: Speakers: Michelle Rinehart, Tammy Jones

Are you interested in implementing TI technology in your middle grades math classroom and not sure where to begin? Graphing technology has been written into many states’ new middle grades content standards and is increasingly permitted, or even required, on high-stakes assessments. In this webinar, we will explore the benefits of teaching and learning mathematics with graphing technology, as well as the specific capabilities of the TI-84 Plus family and TI-Nspire™ technology. See how graphing technology can help students visualize concepts and make faster, stronger connections among equations, data and graphs. Free lessons and professional development resources will help you learn strategies for getting up and running with TI technology in your middle grades math classroom.
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2/3/2015

Preparing for the PARCC and Smarter Balanced Assessments with TI Technology

Speakers: Speakers: Margaret Bambrick, Ruth Casey

In alignment with the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) and Smarter Balanced assessments are designed to measure students’ problem-solving and critical thinking skills in mathematics. Both assessments allow the use of online graphing calculators, and this webinar will show you strategies for preparing students for them using TI technology in the context of sample assessment questions and performance tasks. Whether you use the TI-84 Plus family of graphing calculators or TI-Nspire™ technology in your classroom, the webinar will explore techniques to help students effectively transfer scientific, regression and graphing skills to online exam calculators.
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2/10/2015

STEM Investigations with TI-Nspire™ Technology

Speakers: Speakers: Cassie Whitecotton

Designed for educators interested in STEM education, this webinar will explore avenues for integrating science, technology, engineering and mathematics using TI-Nspire™ technology. STEM practices will be introduced and applied through real-world problem-solving scenarios, such as designing a better football helmet to reduce the number of on-field concussions. Learn how TI-Nspire™ technology can be used to model and analyze concussion data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Once the problem is defined, see how the engineering design process can be applied using TI-Nspire™ technology and the built-in Vernier DataQuest™ application for TI-Nspire™ technology. By collecting, modeling and analyzing force data, students can refine and evaluate their designs to determine the most effective football helmet.
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2/17/2015

Supporting NCTM’s “Principles to Actions” with Math Nspired Dynamic Lessons

Speakers: Speakers: Gail Burrill, Jennifer Wilson

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) and Texas Instruments have collaborated to highlight classroom lessons that support the teaching practices outlined in NCTM’s new publication, “Principles to Actions: Ensuring Mathematical Success for All.” In this webinar, we will explore dynamic Math Nspired lessons that have been enhanced to demonstrate how to integrate the Eight Essential Mathematics Teaching Practices in your classroom. By examining specific examples for when and how to address students’ questions and work in class, you will learn strategies for leveraging TI-Nspire™ technology and the Eight Essential Mathematics Teaching Practices to encourage student thinking and create effective mathematical discourse.
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2/24/2015

Teaching and Learning Mathematics with TI-Nspire™ CAS Technology in Grades Seven Through 12

Speakers: Speakers: Tom Reardon

What is a computer algebra system (CAS)? How can it be used to teach and learn mathematics? In this webinar, we will explore how CAS can be used to help students discover and learn mathematical concepts in grades seven through 12. See how the TI-Nspire™ CX CAS handheld and TI-Nspire™ CAS App for iPad® can help students discover algebraic patterns and to verify when those patterns work. Through dynamic linking with the built-in Geometry application, learn how CAS can help students discover geometric relationships, test hypotheses and prove theorems. Push students’ higher-order thinking by deriving and proving more advanced formulas with CAS. Find out how teachers have been using CAS in their classrooms across the U.S. and internationally with great success.
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3/3/2015

What’s New with TI Technology?

Speakers: Speakers: Michelle Rinehart, Toni Norrell

Come see what’s new with TI Education Technology. Whether you teach mathematics or science, middle grades or high school, join us to learn about the latest TI technology tools that promote student engagement, understanding and performance in your classroom. In addition to seeing what’s new, learn about content and professional development that will help you implement the latest TI technology in your classroom, school or district.
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3/24/2015

Formative Assessment with the TI-Nspire™ CX Navigator™ System – Leading Learners to Level Up

Speakers: Speakers: Jill Gough, Jennifer Wilson

The TI-Nspire™ CX Navigator™ System is an effective formative assessment tool for eliciting and using evidence of student thinking to help them meet established learning goals. In this webinar, you will learn how to design paths for leveled formative assessment with the TI-Nspire™ CX Navigator™ System that lead learners to “level up” and reach target levels of essential learning. Learn how to identify and describe what reaching each target level looks like in a TI-Nspire™ CX Navigator™ classroom and see how the Class Capture and Quick Poll features can aggregate evidence of student learning and inform opportunities for growth to ensure that all learners become proficient.
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3/31/2015

Exploring Geometric Relationships with TI-Nspire™ Technology

Speakers: Speakers: Bill Caroscio, Karen Campe

In many states’ new content standards, geometry is an increasingly important lens for helping middle grades and high school students connect real-world problems to mathematics. In this webinar, we will explore a variety of Math Nspired activities where students explore, model and use geometric relationships to solve problems creatively. Learn how to use TI-Nspire™ technology to help students investigate parallel lines and transversals, visualize relationships between two-dimensional and three-dimensional objects, and discover how trigonometric ratios can be used to solve right triangles in applied problems. Using interactive Math Nspired lessons, see why TI-Nspire™ technology is such a powerful tool for cultivating students’ geometric reasoning skills.
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4/14/2015

Data Analysis in Biology, Chemistry and Physics with the TI-Nspire™ CX Navigator™ System

Speakers: Speakers: Jeff Lukens, Todd Morstein

A uniquely dynamic platform for teaching and learning science, the TI-Nspire™ CX Navigator™ System wirelessly connects TI-Nspire™ CX handhelds, enabling teachers to aggregate data that is collected with the built-in Vernier DataQuest™ application for TI-Nspire™ technology. In this webinar, you will learn how data-collection labs in biology, chemistry and physics can be enhanced with the data-aggregation features of the TI-Nspire™ CX Navigator™ System. After collecting data with one or more of the 60 sensors supported by the Vernier DataQuest™ app, see how data from the entire class can be quickly compiled and sent to all students for further analysis. Learn why the TI-Nspire™ CX Navigator™ System is the ideal tool for encouraging students to analyze and interpret data, construct explanations and engage in argument from evidence.
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4/21/2015

CCSS Progressions: Building Concepts in Middle Grades Statistics and Probability with TI-Nspire™ Technology

Speakers: Speakers: Gail Burrill, Tom Dick

Based on the Progressions for the Common Core State Standards in Mathematics, “Building Concepts in Mathematics” is a collection of interactive TI-Nspire™ lessons designed to engage students and introduce new ways to think about and discuss important mathematical concepts. In this webinar, we will explore a sequential, coordinated series of TI-Nspire™ lessons that support a developmental trajectory of statistics and probability across grades six through eight. See how TI-Nspire™ technology can give students meaningful opportunities to develop an understanding of variability and distributions, draw comparative inferences about populations, develop and use probability models and investigate patterns of association in bivariate data.
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4/28/2015

Resources for Math Coaches and Supervisors, Part One: Supporting Instructional Practices with TI Technology

Speakers: Speakers: Linda Griffith, Dan Ilaria

Texas Instruments Education Technology offers a wide range of resources that can support the instructional practices in your school or district and help teachers rise to the challenge of a shifting educational landscape. In Part One of this two-part webinar, we will explore free CCSS, TEKS and STEM resources that can enable teachers to enhance student learning though effective questioning and formative assessment using the TI-84 Plus family of graphing calculators or TI-Nspire™ technology. Learn about actionable strategies that can help math and science educators ask richer questions, formatively assess student understanding and empower students with better problem-solving and critical thinking skills.
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5/5/2015

Resources for Math Coaches and Supervisors, Part Two: Strengthening Content Knowledge with TI Technology

Speakers: Speakers: Betty Gasque, Judy Hicks

If your school or district has recently implemented the CCSS or TEKS content standards for mathematics, then educators are likely faced with the challenge of how to integrate new, tough-to-teach, tough-to-learn concepts into their classrooms. In Part Two of this two-part webinar, we will explore free, standards-aligned resources for the TI-84 Plus family of graphing calculators and TI-Nspire™ technology that can help educators strengthen their knowledge of new CCSS and TEKS content standards. Learn about lessons and tools to help middle grades teachers guide students to a deeper understanding of key math concepts, especially in terms of algebra readiness and algebra. Explore TI-84 Plus family and TI-Nspire™ content designed to support the implementation of new algebra, geometry and statistics standards across traditional and integrated high school mathematics curricula.
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