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Math Teacher Without A Math Degree? No Worries!

Every secondary math teacher does not have an undergraduate degree in mathematics. This may seem like it would put a teacher at a disadvantage, but it most definitely does not have to. Here are some ways to execute stellar math classes even if you did not major in math in college.
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Math Teacher Without A Math Degree? No Worries!
  • AD McDaniel says:
    This awesome resource outlines the basics of good math instruction. Follow these tips and you can rest assured your students will get the high quality math instruction they deserve.
  • mathgoodies.com
    mathgoodies.com

    Tips for Beginning Math Teachers

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    AD McDaniel says:
    Preparing to teach a math class can be overwhelming and can even feel like you are embarking on a major journey all alone. Use this article to guide you on how to take control of your math teaching assignment and to be the math leader your students are looking for.
  • AD McDaniel says:
    Undoubtedly, there will be some students in your class that need extra interventions. Here are some wide-ranging classroom ideas for math interventions that extend from the primary through secondary grades. Think of how this as the cliffs' notes version of math education classes that you may or may not have taken in college.
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    americanradioworks.org
    americanradioworks.org
    AD McDaniel says:
    This documentary explains what great math teacher training looks like, particularly thinking about math from someone else's perspective. As a new math teacher this is a must-watch to get a sense of what quality math instruction looks like in practice.
  • edweek.org
    edweek.org

    Majoring in Math Not Always a Classroom Plus

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    AD McDaniel says:
    This article outlines how, despite conventional wisdom to the contrary, majoring in math does not always lead a teacher to better student outcomes. Read this article to help you relax about not having majored in math – you still can make a big difference in your students' lives!
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