Exploratory Award

In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic,
all US Math Recovery® Sponsored courses will be delivered virtually
until further notice.

Add+VantageMR®
Exploratory Award

Head Content

Add+VantageMR® Exploratory Awards are open to individuals or teams who are interested in getting started with Add+VantageMR® professional development.

The US Math Recovery Council® will award up to 20 course enrollments for Add+VantageMR Fractions. Whether this is your first experience with Add+VantageMR, or if your school is hoping to bring it back after years of not using Add+VantageMR, submit your application today.

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The need for being able to quickly connect with students is at an all-time high. With the uncertainty COVID-19 has brought forth, we at Math Recovery want educators to be able to experience high quality, research-based professional development. Add+VantageMR helps educators pinpoint students' current needs in mathematics may be and how to best address those needs.

Add+VantageMR instructors will guide you as you incorporate meaningful mathematics lessons in your virtual, blended, and/or face-to-face environments. Accelerate your ability to recognize students' current levels of numeracy understanding to make data-driven instructional decisions through Add+VantageMR assessments, data collection, and teaching tools.

Add+VantageMR® Fractions (AVMR Fractions)

Assessment Guided Instruction
AVMR Fractions explores the difficulties many students have making sense of fractions and supports teachers in understanding this complex numeracy topic with the goal of facilitating student advancement in fractions concepts.

AVMR Fractions is a virtual course of independent, self- paced learning activities alongside a series of 8 collegial team meetings. Participants can expect approx. 60-120 additional minutes each week of self-paced online learning modules, course reading, and time to implement assessments and instructional activities with students.

No prerequisites required to attend AVMR Fractions

Course Includes:
  • Eight interactive 2-hour virtual sessions
  • Asynchronous daily study during course
  • AVMR Fractions Teacher Handbook
  • One Assessment Kit
  • One Course Textbook
  • On-going Support Options Available
  • Complimentary One Year Membership to the US Math Recovery Council® Member Center
Add+VantageMR Fractions Exploratory Award Dates:
A total of 20 Exploratory Award recipients will be selected. Recipients must be able to commit to all of the following course dates:

Course 2764
Thursdays
4:00pm - 6:00pm Central Time

Why Should I Apply?

Add+VantageMR Fractions supports elementary educators in diagnosing and advancing student understanding and numeracy development. Participants leave the course ready to work with students and implement new knowledge in their assessment and teaching practices to meet the needs of a diverse range of students. Apply now for the Add+VantageMR® Exploratory Award to start your journey.

Who Should Apply?

This tuition assistance award is meant to benefit a school that is not currently implementing any Math Recovery® programs. Any Elementary or Middle School educator is welcome apply, including:

  • classroom teachers
  • special education teachers
  • math interventionists
  • math coaches
  • para-educators
  • building and district administrators

Applications can be submitted individually or as a group if more than one educator from your school would like to attend.

Application Deadline: End of day, January 11th.
Recipients announced week of January 25, 2021.

Course Expectations: Commitment to attend all 8 Add+VantageMR® course sessions. You must have your own dedicated space and computer during the online interactive professional development sessions.

EXPLORATORY AWARD APPLICATION

What is Math Recovery?

Math Recovery is research-based professional development which empowers educators to advance students’ mathematical thinking and success. We do this through educator development, student assessment, and instructional strategies. Math Recovery® has three different professional development offering paths: