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8 Videos That Prove Math Is Awesome

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Check out these 8 videos that explore the beauty of math, both in its simplicity and its complexity.
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How To Teach Math With LEGOs | Edudemic

How To Teach Math With LEGOs | Edudemic | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Using Legos in the classroom is not a new concept at all. There are so many different classroom applications for the popular brightly colored bricks, and despite the myriad of uses, the go-to task for Legos is most often math.
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Milton Hershey School - Making Math Meaningful

The Algebra II teachers at Milton Hershey School do everything to make math meaningful to their students....including launching rockets into the sky so kids ...

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Erin Scoville's curator insight, December 7, 2013 4:05 PM

A teacher uses a rocket to teach about a parabola. Making math meaningful using out of the box thinking strategies. IDEA

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32 Math Apps Aligned with Common Core Standards ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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7 Great EdTech Tools for the Maths Classroom

7 Great EdTech Tools for the Maths Classroom | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Maths is one of the subjects where EdTech tools really come into their own. From fun games that fire off those fast questions to 3D visualisations of shapes.

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Melissa Marshall's curator insight, December 15, 2013 2:28 AM

There are some useful tools listed here: while some might suit younger years, others could be used confortably for Year 7-10. 

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Teaching Math on an iPad |  IPAD 4 SCHOOLS

Teaching Math on an iPad |  IPAD 4 SCHOOLS | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
1. HIGH SCHOOLS AS IT WAS... In my High school, one of the last departments to realise a use for iPads was the Math department. Note: As a UK born New Zealander, writing Math and not Maths is difficult but as most my ...
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Picturing science: teaching maths - The Guardian

Picturing science: teaching maths - The Guardian | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Picturing science: teaching maths The Guardian Alongside are some of the other essentials of the mathematical teacher: drawing instruments (today's 'geometry set' known to all kids heading back to school in the autumn), diagram, textbook and...
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5 Excellent Math Games for your iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Excellent Math Games for your iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
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Unicode table (∫∛x) mathematical symbols and operators (UTF-8)

Unicode table of symbols and operators for mathematics ( ∑ ⅘ ∔ ⅑ ∔ ⅚ ⊣ Ⅻ ) and logic (HTML Charset UTF-8) (@SherifAdelSaleh http://t.co/9WUOJSwOIk)
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Spatial Training Boosts Math Skills - Science Daily (press release)

Spatial Training Boosts Math Skills - Science Daily (press release) | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Spatial Training Boosts Math Skills Science Daily (press release) Past research has found a link between spatial reasoning and math, but the MSU study is the first to provide direct evidence of a causal connection -- that when children are trained...
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Sean Close: The way we teach primary school maths doesn't add up - Irish Independent

Sean Close: The way we teach primary school maths doesn't add up Irish Independent SCHOOL mathematics has come increasingly under the microscope due to the demands of third-level programmes, of the workplace, and of life in an increasingly global...
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How To Make Math Meaningful

Edutopia.org's Director of Video Programming, Zachary Fink, interviews UC Berkeley professor Dor Abrahamson about how to increase students' understanding of ...

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Erin Scoville's curator insight, December 7, 2013 4:02 PM

What is math? A study of the way that kids learn matematics and teachers teach. Thinking of math in a way of making sense in the world in a concrete way that we really get. Connect between math and thinking to really get it. 

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Problem solving Mathematics TopicBox.net - free teacher resources for every UK primary school teaching topic

Problem solving Mathematics TopicBox.net - free teacher resources for every UK primary school teaching topic | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Free UK primary teaching resources for Mathematics. Free teacher website links for every UK primary teaching topic including Problem solving

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Review: Questimate! - a mathematics iPad app

Review: Questimate! - a mathematics iPad app | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Can someone enjoy learning mathematics with an iPad game? Before you answer, read the impression of whether Questimate! succeeds or fails. (RT @Mathematicscian: Review: Questimate!
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Do the math ... Irish pilot scheme for maths literacy 'JUMP Math' launches - Siliconrepublic.com

Do the math ... Irish pilot scheme for maths literacy 'JUMP Math' launches - Siliconrepublic.com | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Do the math ... Irish pilot scheme for maths literacy 'JUMP Math' launches
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The Irish pilot scheme for the JUMP (Junior Undiscovered Math Prodigies) maths numeracy programme has been launched today by the Irish Government.
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Prime Gaps, Mad Maths, and Castles

Prime Gaps, Mad Maths, and Castles | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Welcome to this week's Math Munch! It has been a thrilling last month in the world of mathematics. Several new proofs about number patterns have been announced. Just to get a flavor for what it's a...
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What are the benefits of using games in mathematical education?

What are the benefits of using games in mathematical education? | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
We all know that children enjoy playing games. Experience tells us that games can be very productive learning activities. But ... What should teachers say when asked to educationally justify the use of games in mathematics lessons?
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Think tank calls for primary maths to be more demanding - Teaching Personnel

Think tank calls for primary maths to be more demanding - Teaching Personnel | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Think tank calls for primary maths to be more demanding Teaching Personnel Now a new publication for Politeia by Professor David Burghes, director of the Centre for Innovation in Mathematics Teaching at the University of Plymouth, has welcomed the...
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Introducing the Blog on Math Blogs - Scientific American (blog)

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Introducing the Blog on Math Blogs
Scientific American (blog)
I'm pleased to introduce a new American Mathematical Society blog: the Blog on Math Blogs!
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Roots of Unity: Mathematics: learning it, doing it, celebrating it. | Scientific American Blog Network

Roots of Unity: Mathematics: learning it, doing it, celebrating it. | Scientific American Blog Network | Math education for the new millenium | Scoop.it
Mathematics: learning it, doing it, celebrating it.,
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