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Why Teaching? Why Blueprint? Why Me? Why You?

If you don’t need teaching as part of your life, if you don’t really love it, don’t be a teacher. But how do you know…

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Nailing the Education Interview

If you want to start a lively debate on education – bring up standardized testing! But even as a teacher who felt that these high-stakes…

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Supporting Students through Testing Anxiety

If you want to start a lively debate on education – bring up standardized testing! But even as a teacher who felt that these high-stakes…

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Student Confidence in Mathematics

The other day I was in a 6th grade math classroom. The scene was what you might expect: students working independently or with partners, worksheets…

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Why We Number Talk

Blueprint Math Fellows facilitate Number Talks to improve students’ mental math and computational strategies. In this narrative piece, one of our Lead Fellows gives us…

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Jump into January

For the classroom educator, January is an opportunity to reset and refocus. It’s a fresh start for you and your students. What’s the best way…

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Miss… Is That a Mariachi Band?!

The past 8 years of my life, I have been lucky enough to do two great things: travel abroad & teach kids. My experiences have…

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Circulating the Classroom with Purpose

Every teacher knows the power of circulating the classroom during independent or group work. It’s a great way to see what students understand, where they…

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11 FAQs about being a Blueprint Math Fellow

What does Blueprint do? Blueprint trains Math Fellows to tutor small groups of students in public schools. Who becomes a Blueprint Math Fellow? What fellows…

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Starting the year off strong

The first weeks of school are a lot. For everyone. As a Blueprint Math Fellow, how should you juggle the myriad demands? What’s the best…

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