Rusty Bresser
Math Consultant
Math and Science Lecturer, UC San Diego
Rusty Bresser facilitates math and science professional development for teachers and administrators. He is particularly interested in issues of equity and social justice and helping teachers find ways to support English language learners in math and science.
Professional Experience

K8 classroom teacher, 20 years

UC San Diego Education Studies math and science methods lecturer by(recipient of 2015 Barbara and Paul Saltman Distinguished Teaching Award)

UC San Diego Extension science instructor

Math Solutions math consultant
Publications
Math Solutions Publications
Becoming Scientists: Inquirybased Teaching in Diverse Classrooms, Grades 35, Stenhouse Publishers
“Equity for Language Learners”
Teaching Children Mathematics, Oct. 2009 Focus Issue
Supporting English Language Learners in Math Class, A Multimedia Professional Learning Resource, Grades K5, Math Solutions Publications
"Helping EnglishLanguage Learners Develop Computational Fluency"
Growing Professionally: Readings from NCTM Publications for Grades K8
Supporting English Language Learners in Math Class, Grades K2 , Math Solutions Publications
Supporting English Language Learners in Math Class, Grades 35, Math Solutions Publications
Minilessons for Math Practice, Grades K2, Math Solutions Publications
Minilessons for Math Practice, Grades 35, Math Solutions Publications
Math and Literature 46, 2nd Edition, Math Solutions Publications
Strategy Talks: An Equity Approach to Teaching Arithmetic for Understanding, unpublished M.A. thesis
Developing Number Sense 36, Math Solutions Publications
"Math Matters", Creative Classroom Magazine, New York
"Math in Action", Instructor Magazine, Scholastic, Inc., New York