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I am still not the King of Groupwork. In fact, I generally seek to use primarily chalk and talk, and then individual work, methods to teach. 426 more words

Reflective Journal

Math problem of the week #2

Edward, Theo, and Gloria are in the gym shooting hoops. Every hoop they shot was made by only one person. In the total amount of time they were there together, Edward shot as many hoops as Theo’s and Gloria’s hoops together. 18 more words

Reading the Comics, August 12, 2016: Skipping Saturday Edition

I have no idea how many or how few comic strips on Saturday included some mathematical content. I was away most of the day. We made a quick trip to the Michigan’s Adventure amusement park and then to play pinball in a kind-of competitive league. 1,197 more words


Reading the Comics, August 5, 2016: Word Problems Edition

And now to close out the rest of last week’s comics, those from between the 1st and the 6th of the month. It’s a smaller set. 437 more words


The public says...

I’ve had several conversations with “the general public” and… they are discerning┬áthat it’s not just “the budget” that is causing problems here at the college… that actions of the “leadership” are┬ádriving good people out, quickly. 119 more words


Reading the Comics, June 11, 2016: Mostly Mathematics As A Signifier Edition

For this week’s roundup of mathematically themed comic strips I have a picture again! After a month or so. It’s great to see again. Also there’s several comics I could swear I’ve shown and featured before. 1,080 more words


Mathia X Review

I was out marking roads for yesterday’s webinar on the latest THING THAT IS GOING TO SAVE ALL MATH INSTRUCTION BECAUSE IT IS SO GOOD AND AMAZING. 2,222 more words

Math Education