Taking a look at the real world math involved in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge while still supporting a great cause | Using Scatter Plots & Extrapolation

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]]>It seems going digital in classrooms is difficult with most free learning management systems missing at least one important feature. Which is best?

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]]>It's easy to forget why we integrate technology in our classrooms and as a result, we see ineffective uses that are necessary to make progress in EdTech

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]]>Teaching math the way we always have is simply the curation and memorization of math rather than the creation and deep understanding necessary for success

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]]>A recent post created a huge debate about whether memorizing multiplication tables is important for success. Here, I clear the air recommending balance.

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]]>Watch my Apple Distinguished Educator Showcase from the 2014 Global Institute in San Diego, California on Redefining Mathematics Education.

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]]>Connect Visual to Algebraic Representation of Pythagorean Theorem by showing each step solving for the length of the hypotenuse visually and algebraically.

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]]>Use linear patterning and equations to determine how many hot dogs did the two competitive eaters "eat" at the convenience store from the commercial?

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]]>Derive the Pythagorean Theorem visually to build spatial reasoning skills and develop an understanding of the algebraic formula through inquiry/discovery.

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]]>Visual introduction to Pythagorean Theorem for building spatial reasoning skills and developing the algebraic formula through an inquiry/discovery approach

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