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Visible Learning for Mathematics, Grades K-12 What Works Best to Optimize Student Learning

J Hattie, D Fisher, N Frey, LM Gojak, SD Moore, W Mellman

Corwin Press | Published : 2017

Abstract

Rich tasks, collaborative work, number talks, problem-based learning, direct instruction…with so many possible approaches, how do we know which ones work the best? In Visible Learning for Mathematics, six acclaimed educators assert it’s not about which one—it’s about when—and show you how to design high-impact instruction so all students demonstrate more than a year’s worth of mathematics learning for a year spent in school. That’s a high bar, but with the amazing K-12 framework here, you choose the right approach at the right time, depending upon where learners are within three phases of learning: surface, deep, and transfer. This results in “visible” learning because the effect is tangibl..

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