About Brian Twitchell

I spent 24 years as a high school math teacher at Mt. Abram High School and am currently the district math coach in RSU #74

Problems with Problem Solving

One of the most challenging parts of teaching problem solving is encouraging students to not give up. One of the standards for mathematical practice in the Common Core references this: CCSS.MATH.PRACTICE.MP1 Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them. I was given a link to another blog with one possible strategy to address this. [...]

By |2017-08-06T14:44:38-04:00August 6th, 2017|General|2 Comments

Welcome to Maine Math Teacher!

Welcome to Maine Math Teacher! Hi! My name is Brian Twitchell, and you have found your way on to my website, Maine Math Teacher. I created this website in the summer of 2017, partly to satisfy requirements for a graduate program I am enrolled in for Math Leadership, and partly to create a resource [...]

By |2017-07-22T23:34:34-04:00July 22nd, 2017|General|0 Comments
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