“Out of Our Minds: Learning to be Creative” Updated — had to entirely rewrite because so much has changed in the last 10 years. The world is changing so rapidly. Book: “How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything”: http://www.amazon.com/Element-Finding-Passion-Changes-Everything/dp/0670020478 Relentless linearity of education We’re all born with immense natural talents and many of us don’t discover … Continue reading
Posted in October 2011 …
Online and Blended Courses
I know I almost exclusively talk about my AP Calculus class. Because math is my love! I also, however, teach computer science. Mainly because I think there is a huge need to teach computer science in high school and well… if I don’t teach it, it wouldn’t run. So this year, I am teaching Introduction … Continue reading
The classroom changes from year to year…
My students this year are quite different from the ones I had last year. Students are always different from one year to the next, which is the exciting thing about teaching – it keeps you on your toes. My belief is that a classroom must be customized to fit the needs of the students in … Continue reading
Getting Back to Blogging!
I’ve been reminded of the importance of blogging through multiple of my favorite twitter peeps! Writing is not really my thing, so blogging isn’t my favorite thing to do. I’m a math teacher after all – keeping words to a minimum is kind of my goal in life :) The first month of school has … Continue reading