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Category Archives: Math Education
Combining Like Terms w/ Desmos
For the first 3 weeks of the school year, the math coaches are stationed at the District Office. This being the 3rd and final week, we’re transitioning from the DO to working at our respective sites. On Monday, I sent out a … Continue reading
Verso – A Social Media App Built for the Classroom
Within moments of being introduced to the Verso App, I saw a natural connection with English, social studies and science. I immediately emailed a few colleagues who teach those subjects and with in a week Verso based lessons were planned and … Continue reading
Posted in Math Education, verso
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TMC15: Through the Eyes of an Introvert
Giddy: Feeling or showing great happiness and joy Giddy: What I felt carpooling to my first Twitter Math Camp (TMC15) I knew TMC15 was going to be a great experience but, truth be told, being immersed in an environment filled with … Continue reading
Posted in math, Math Education, professional development, TMC15, Twitter Math Camp
Tagged math, math education, professional development, TMC15, Twitter Math Camp
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20%Time, Genius Hour and Virtual Communities.
In 2013, I came across an interesting link on my Twitter feed. The link led to a list of must read books related to education – one of which was Daniel Pink’s, Drive. I ended up reading the book during … Continue reading
Posted in 20%time, 20time, genius hour, livebinders, Math Education, Perserverance
Tagged 20time, education, genius hour, livebinders, Perserverance
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St. Patrick’s Day – Desmos Style
Growing up in an Irish family outside of Boston, St. Patrick’s day was a special holiday – especially since my dad and his siblings are first generation Irish Americans. One of our traditions … skipping school on March 17th and spending it together … Continue reading
Posted in desmos, equations, graph, graphing, math, Math Education, technology
Tagged desmos, equations, graphs, math, math education, quadratic, St. Patrick's Day, technology
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Celebrating the Ultimate Pi Day
Pi =3.14159265359… Pi Day: March 14th (3/14) The Ultimate Pi Day: 3/14/15 (A once in a lifetime event) The Ultimate Pi Moment is: March 14, 2015 at 9:26:53 Countdown to The Ultimate Pi Moment ************************************************************************************ For years, I’ve entertained the … Continue reading
Posted in math, Math Education, Pi, Pi Day, Scavenger Hunt
Tagged Communicating, education, math, math education, Pi, Pi Day, Scavenger Hunt
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