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Our Mission

AIMS is a non-profit organization dedicated to assisting teachers to facilitate the development of a robust mathematical and/or scientific knowledge within their students.

Most Recent Blog Post

Really? You’re Still Counting? (Part 1)

Counting.  Nothing in mathematics gives us more of a return on our investment. In my work, I have heard educators unwittingly dismiss the significance of counting with phrases like “they were JUST counting” or “we finished counting as quickly as possible so we could focus on fluency”.  The evidence is noticeable in the classroom as children, at a very young age, try to hide their fingers and count inconspicuously. There is a stigma attached to ...
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Most Recent ZPC Podcast

Episode 84 | “In Their Voice” – Summer Series 2018 Introduction

Chris is alone in the studio this week and provides an introduction to this summer’s series which we are calling “In Their Voice.” This is a brief, impassioned, description of what and why this series will exist and what he hopes will be the outcomes of the series. This talk is short, so download some of the back catalog and have a listen if you just can’t get enough. 😉