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Coffee Or Tea?

Here’s a simple mathematical puzzle for you to ponder.

The following is a portion of a report submitted by an investigator for a well-known market analysis agency with standards of accuracy so high that it boasts that an employee’s first mistake is his last. 89 more words

Mathematics

Increasing Student Engagement

Today I’m giving a presentation on Increasing Student Engagement. Here are some links I refer to during my session:

  1. Dan Meyer – “Maths needs more WTF”
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Basic Facts - we've passed this week! Term 2 Week 5

Students in my classroom have a daily test on quick-fire mathematics basic facts questions. There are 8 levels in the school’s basic facts programme, each increasing in difficulty. 50 more words

Clive Madge

Mindful practice

Oh impostor syndrome. I still feel like everyone else in my program is just gliding through the classes, and will ace the prelims in August, whereas I am struggling with most of it. 770 more words

Graduate Student Life

John Nash: A life of great struggle and even greater success

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Born to an electrical engineer, and later a precocious and dashing young man who attained an Ivy League education, John Nash seemed destined for a life of stunning success. 698 more words

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