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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


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