Marian Small

Marian Small

Author and International Professional Development Consultant for Improved Mathematics Education

  • Professional development consultant to help schools and districts improve:
    • K-12 mathematics instruction
    • Differentiated mathematics instruction
  • Speaker at national, international conferences on K-12 mathematics
  • Senior author or co author:
    • Seven text series Grades K -12 used in Canada, the U.S., Australia, and Bhutan
    • PRIME (Professional Resources and Instruction for Math Educators), developmental maps describing mathematical growth across the grades along with support materials
    • NCTM Navigations series
    • Professional books on math methods, differentiated instruction, and big ideas in mathematics
  • Former dean and professor, the University of New Brunswick
  • Former chair and member, MathCounts writing team

Dr. Small is currently working with Teachers College Press and Rubicon Publishing. There will be new resources from both publishers this coming spring and fall. Some recent works include

  • Making Math Meaningful to Canadian Students K-8
  • Big Ideas from Dr. Small K-3
  • Big Ideas from Dr. Small 4 -8
  • Big Ideas from Dr. Small 9 - 12
  • Good Questions: Great Ways to Differentiate Mathematics Instruction (K - 8)
  • More Good Questions: Great Ways to Differentiate Secondary Mathematics Instruction (9 - 12)
  • Eyes on Math: A Visual Approach to Teaching Math Concepts (K - 8)
  • Leaps and Bounds 3-4, 5-6 and 7-8
  • Uncomplicating Fractions
  • Uncomplicating Algebra
  • Open Questions for the Three-Part Lesson K - 3
  • Open Questions for the Three-Part Lesson 4 - 8

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