Fact: Fractions is a topic that is controversial with people when it comes to math. Fiction: Fractions are scary! Fact: You CAN teach fractions with meaning. Fiction: If I have to draw a picture of the fraction, that means I'm not good at math. Fact: Making fractions conceptual, using manipulatives, and changing how we (the… Continue reading Fractions… Fact vs Fiction

# Category: Math Professional Development

## The SUMmit is Over but the Learning Continues

2 presenters 4 days 6 grade levels 25 sessions 40+ school districts 1860 minutes of PD And it isn't over yet... Did you want to attend the Digital Number Sense SUMmit but weren't able to give up the time over the summer? Did you not have funding available in the spring/summer? Did you find out… Continue reading The SUMmit is Over but the Learning Continues

## Digital Number Sense SUMmit 2021

YES! We are back with our 2nd Annual Digital Number Sense SUMmit! Last year was such a success and we listened to feedback from those who attended and planned this year to be bigger and better. We brought back some favorite sessions and added in many new ones. We are even offering a bonus session… Continue reading Digital Number Sense SUMmit 2021

## Fall Math Chats

Looking for quick and easy, but engaging and affordable math pd this fall? Check out our new Fall Math Chat line-up.

## 1 week to go…

We are beyond excited to host our very first Digital Number Sense SUMmit in 7 days!! This idea was just a dream to us over the last few years. We attended and presented at various conferences around the United States and had always thought, "What if..." Well, ladies and gentlemen, it is just about time… Continue reading 1 week to go…

## 15 Days and Counting…

The Digital Number Sense SUMmit is only 15 days away! Emily and I have been busy preparing our first 6 amazing sessions for you. If we've already received your registration, here are 15 things to look forward to...if you haven't registered yet, here are 15 reasons you will want to click this link to register:… Continue reading 15 Days and Counting…

## Registration is OPEN!

Emily and I are very excited about the two-day digital number sense summit we have designed for you! Check out the full brochure and let us know if we can answer any questions. Looking forward to connecting with many of you virtually in June and July. Digital Number Sense SUMmit

## Digital Number Sense SUMmit

Uncertain times call for different ways of thinking and stepping outside our comfort zones. The entire world has been asked to rethink almost everything they do and find new ways to carry out daily tasks. Every industry has been hit incredibly hard, and the education world has definitely felt the impact. Last month we shared… Continue reading Digital Number Sense SUMmit

## Update: Number Sense SUMmit

A little over a year ago Hilty Consulting LLC was created. Shortly after, Emily started making plans for us to put on our own math conference. I, of course, thought she was absolutely crazy and couldn't even begin to think about how we could ever pull that off. Every time we got together she would… Continue reading Update: Number Sense SUMmit

## NEW Virtual Math Game Series

During this crazy and uncertain time, Emily and I have been trying to figure out how we can best support you and your students. We received many thank yous for the 3-week virtual math series, and that got us thinking...what else can we do virtually? Meanwhile, Emily's students were telling her how much they missed… Continue reading NEW Virtual Math Game Series