A Case for Algorithms

A Case for Algorithms

In THIS article, “The Faulty Logic of The Math Wars” in the New York Times, Alice Crary, a philosophy professor, and W. Stephen Wilson, a math professor argue that the ideals that math reformists claim to be working towards when removing standard...
What it feels like to be bad at math

What it feels like to be bad at math

Via JoanneJacobs.com The author of the blog Math with Bad Drawings is a current math teacher (and former math student) and discusses the feelings and actions of someone who is floundering at math from both his teaching and his own experiences. As a math teacher, it’s...

Get Inspired!

As you’ve probably heard, Dr. Ben Carson gave a fabulous speech at the National Prayer Breakfast attended by President Obama and the First Lady.  While many will call attention to other things he mentioned, I want to put the spotlight on his thoughts on...