DR. JENNIFER GONZALES
MS Math Instructional Specialist
Dr. Jennifer Gonzales is the district specialist for the middle school mathematics program at Northside ISD in San Antonio, TX. Her research focuses on how to leverage the role of an instructional coach to close the gap between mathematics teachers’ knowledge levels and implementation levels of effective
Leveraging the Mathematics Teaching Practices for Differentiated Coaching
Participants will discuss a strength-based approach to coaching mathematics teachers through the results of a study involving teacher reflection on areas of strength related to the Mathematics Teaching Practices (MTP). Math leaders will learn strategies to engage in dialogue with teachers about their knowledge, belief, and implementation of the MTPs by analyzing a teacher questionnaire and series of 1:1 conversation starters related to the knowledge, belief and implementation of the MTPs.
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