Teaching Ratio and Proportion in the Middle Grades

03/21/2013

What does it mean to understand ratios? What is proportional reasoning? What is the role of ratio and proportion in success in algebra? How should you balance teaching skills versus teaching concepts? Should you teach students the cross-multiplication procedure? Learn answers to these questions and more in NCTM's new Research Brief and Clip.

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