Speak Agent Gives You the Tools to Implement Middle Grades Math Teaching Best Practices
Math+Language 6-8 is both a teaching tool and a platform for student engagement. It helps students master key academic concepts and develops critical skills such as math communication, modeling, algebraic thinking, and reasoning. How? By seamlessly integrating academic language activities, real-world math stories, reading and writing scaffolds, and tools for students to create and share their own math problems. All Speak Agent content aligns with your existing curriculum. It's easy to implement and has been shown by NSF research to be impactful with a dosage of as little as 30 minutes per week.
Modules and Standards
Math+Language 6-8 consists of easy-to-implement modules that can be aligned to your scope, sequence, and pacing.
Speak Agent supports ESL, Title I, dual-language, and multi-language math programs. It is optimized for English Learners and other marginalized learners. It uses research-based, multimodal instructional strategies to help students make connections to background knowledge, master complex concepts, and acquire the language needed for self-expression. Students improve their ability to communicate both verbally and in writing with precision and confidence.