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Real World Applications & Pi

Helping students make real world connections on Pi Day

March 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Why Math Matters in STEM

Have we lost the “M” in STEM?

May 5, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Debate Continues: Why Parents are Freaking Out About Common Core Math

The Common Core debate – I wish I could say the anxiety and (to some degree) fear that many parents and educators feel concerning the Common Core was waning. On … Continue reading

November 9, 2014 · 1 Comment

Teaching Math to Students Who Think They Hate Math: An Inquiry-Based Approach

I don’t know about you, but I did not have a lot of confidence growing up when it came to math. As much as I hate to admit it, math … Continue reading

October 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Games in the Mathematics Classrooms: There’s an App for That! | Edutopia

  Game based learning is on the rise! This is very exciting news for students (especially math students) because, as these games become easier to access and to use, schools … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Building Math Fluency Using Technology

  Many teachers deal with the same recurring question each year – how to effectively integrate technology into the classroom? With so many mobile devices to choose from, it is easy … Continue reading

April 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Khan Academy Aligns with Common Core

  Khan Academy is at it again! Sal Khan used this year’s CUE conference to unveil his latest innovation in integrated technology and math instruction. According to Khan, this new initiative will “align … Continue reading

March 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Pi Day Humor

Something funny to start your day. I hope everyone had a great Pi Day! tlb Source

March 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Happy 3.14159265358979323846264 Day!: 7 Classroom Resources for Learning Pi|Edutopia

On Friday, March 14 – Students around the country will spend the day exploring the amazing world of Pi. As teachers in every grade level plan their activities, I’d like … Continue reading

March 13, 2014 · 1 Comment

Making STEM Accessible for Every Child

A New Way to Think About STEM Non-traditional students are being challenged in a program that connects academics with real world opportunities. P-Tech is a Brooklyn based-school program “whose mission … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · Leave a comment