# Lesson Study Resources

Cerbin, B. (2011). *Lesson Study: Using Classroom Inquiry to Improve Teaching and Learning in Higher Education.* Sterling, VA: Stylus Publishing, LLC.

Cerbin, B. and B. Kopp. (2006). Lesson study as a model for building pedagogical knowledge and improving teaching. *International Journal of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education,* 18(3): 250-257.

Germain-McCarthy, Y. (2014). *Bringing the Common Core Standards to Life: Exemplary Practices in Middle School.* New City, NY: Tyler and Taylor Group. (See Chapter 10 for a profile of teachers conducting lesson study.)

Germain-McCarthy,Y. (2015). *Bringing the Common Core Standards to Life: Exemplary Practices in High School.* New City, NY: Tyler and Taylor Group. (See Chapter 11 for a profile of the very first lesson study in the United States.)

Takahashi, A. and M. Yoshida. (2004). *Ideas for Establishing Lesson-Study Communities: Teaching Children Mathematics.* Reston, VA: NCTM: 436-443.

For more information on lesson study, including opportunities to participate in a research lesson,

visit:

Chicago Lesson Study Group: Under the guidance of Akihiko Takahashi (http://www. lessonstudygroup.net/06about_us.html).

Global Education Resources: Founded by Makoto Yoshida (http://www.globaledresources. com/team.html).

Lesson Study Alliance: http://www.lsalliance.org/

Lesson Study Group at Mills College directed by Catherine Lewis (http://wwwlessonresearch. net/).

Lesson Study Project: http://www.uwlax.edu/sotl/lsp/overview.htm