Overview of Tools

The extended TRU community has developed multiple tools for understanding and supporting teaching. What follows is a sampler, providing descriptions of the following tools:

  • The TRU Conversation Guides, in domain-general and mathematics-specific versions.
  • The TRU Observation Guides, in domain-general and mathematics-specific versions.
  • The Mathematics Assessment Project’s Formative Assessment Lessons, Summative Assessment Tasks and Tests, and draft PD modules.
  • The Mathematics Network of Improvement Communities (MathNIC) tools for building supportive instructional and administrative communities.