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Marilyn Burns

Title Founder
Organization Math Solutions

Marilyn Burns, founder of Math Solutions, is one of today’s most highly respected mathematics educators. For more than 40 years, Marilyn has taught children, led professional development sessions, spoken at educational conferences nationwide, written children’s books, and created mathematics resources for teachers and administrators.  Her team at Math Solutions created a free assessment tool that tests not whether students get the right answer, but HOW they get the answer. The unique tool, called Math Reasoning Inventory (MRI), was created to help teachers evaluate key mathematical practices outlined in the Common Core State Standards.

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It's How Students Solve the Problem That Counts in Math

The Math Reasoning Inventory is a free, online tool that helps teachers determine whether students know how to solve math problems ... not just whether they got the correct answer.

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