Cantrell, K. (2019, September 12). Productive struggle in the elementary mathematics. Retrieved Septemeber 12, 2019.

Teachers should consider promoting productive struggle among their students to improve learning, writes Kyle Cantrell, a fifth-grade teacher in Tennessee. In this blog post, Cantrell shares several strategies to help support productive struggle in elementary-school math lessons.

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