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Wait, when did they outlaw math? [pic]

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Jared Keller (@jaredbkeller) July 31, 2014

Many feel that the government’s war on math has been a dismal failure.

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Think to Learn or Learn to Think

Phenomenal approach to math and Constructivism 

Last year, I had the opportunity to coach math teachers in my school.  Our discussion seemed to inevitably turn to how so many students view mathematics as a collection of disparate topics, each with certain types of problems, words, and typical student errors.  1,450 more words


Crazy Math Journal: Is There Room For Me?

For a minute that created a lingering of dreams, you have been struck by wanderlust. Imagine yourself from a distance: alone and stranded in an unfamiliar city. 354 more words


WAR 25, Part IX: The 25 Best MLB Position Players of the 1950′s

I’ve decided to start ranking the best MLB players per decade, using their WAR number. I figured I’d compile all this in an ongoing series, as I couldn’t find anywhere online that ranked players by WAR by decade. 252 more words


The Great Algebra Debate Insults My Intelligence

I, a male blogger, am writing about algebra today.  Stuff like this always turns out well for everyone involved.

You see, it was reportedly someone of my gender who invented these wonderful numerical contortions.  217 more words


Memories Of My Parenting Skills.

My grown daughter came home one day from school in the 3rd grade. Poor thing had held her emotions in all day! I had helped her with her math the night before. 82 more words


Getting More Women in STEM

With the dismal diversity numbers coming out of Google, Facebook, and other technology companies in the news recently, there has been much talk about how to get more women into science, technology and engineering disciplines. 718 more words