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Ancient Science - SUNY Oswego

Ancient Science - SUNY Oswego | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
SUNY Oswego Ancient Science SUNY Oswego With this new book, Kumar aims to encourage appreciation of the multicultural nature of science and to make the modern world aware of the intellectual contributions of Hindu culture as earlier scholars have...
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Visual Math Brightens the Future of the STEM Workforce

Visual Math Brightens the Future of the STEM Workforce | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
If we want students to succeed in the STEM workforce and solve tomorrow's challenges we need to transform the way students engage with mathematics.
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Mathematics Is Essentially A European Accomplishment

Mathematics Is Essentially A European Accomplishment | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
Europeans were responsible for almost all the major contributions to mathematics.
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How good are you at mathematics? | Cambridge Assessment

How good are you at mathematics? | Cambridge Assessment | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
Cambridge Mathematics' Lucy Rycroft-Smith discusses the negative effects of grouping students for teaching by their mathematical proficiency and explores some alternatives.
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Significant Highlights of Mathematics Advancements Over the Past 20 Years

Significant Highlights of Mathematics Advancements Over the Past 20 Years | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
What are some important theorems in math that have been proven/discovered in the last 20 years? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain an
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Maths is dynamic and evolving, its worth being reminded from time to time!
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A53 Mathematics : The relation between the Egg and the Golden Ratio

A53 Mathematics : The relation between the Egg and the Golden Ratio | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
A53 Mathematics : The relation between the Egg and the Golden Ratio https://t.co/TvQaEmwpIS
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Breakfast has never been this technical
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Driverless cars plus mathematics could equal the end of traffic jams

Driverless cars plus mathematics could equal the end of traffic jams | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
Being stuck in miles of halted traffic is not a relaxing way to start or finish a summer holiday.
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Liniers: Argentine fifth tier club are told to fix their wonky pitch

Liniers: Argentine fifth tier club are told to fix their wonky pitch | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
A club in Argentina have been ordered to fix the wonky pitch they have been playing on for almost 30 years.
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A little applied geometry required here!
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How Does a Mathematician's Brain Differ from That of a Mere Mortal?

How Does a Mathematician's Brain Differ from That of a Mere Mortal? | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
Processing high-level math concepts uses the same neural networks as the basic math skills a child is born with
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The insight here, is that the same nonverbal areas of the brain are active in both advanced and basic math
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A mind-bending atlas of all the weirdest sh*t in mathematics is now online

A mind-bending atlas of all the weirdest sh*t in mathematics is now online | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
A document of the most amazing ideas in science.
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A new coloring book highlights the visual beauty of mathematics

A new coloring book highlights the visual beauty of mathematics | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it

“Patterns of the Universe” uses mathematical equations and images to create unique patterns for coloring.

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A nice reminder that mathematics is not all about numbers.

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Tweet from @ValaAfshar

Tweet from @ValaAfshar | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it

Equations are just the boring part of mathematics. I attempt to see things in terms of geometry. —Stephen Hawking https://t.co/IEbY4mpPaP

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Just a pretty picture and a good quote!

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Becoming a Math Person

Becoming a Math Person | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it

We’ve all seen it happen to a child confronting long division, or a teenager grappling with geometry. We’ve even done it ourselves.

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Changing Self perception in Mathematics

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Can You Tell Mathematics from Poetry? Take the Quiz to Find out

Can You Tell Mathematics from Poetry? Take the Quiz to Find out | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
"_______ is the ______ of logical ideas"—Albert Einstein. Do the words "mathematics" or "poetry" fill those blanks?
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Network Theory (Part 1)

Network Theory (Part 1) | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
March 4, 2011 Network Theory (Part 1) John Baez As a mathematician who has gotten interested in the problems facing our planet, I've been trying to cook up some new projects to work on. Over the decades I've spent a lot of time studying quantum field theory, quantum gravity, n-categories, and...
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John Baez, as ever giving us a dessert tray full of mathematical concepts to consume. #ecology #mathematics
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Isaac Newton was a fierce critic of the Trinitarian corruption of Christianity: Priest of Nature reviewed | The Spectator

John Calvin believed that human nature was a ‘permanent factory of idols’; the mind conceived them, and the hand gave them birth. Isaac Newton acquired a…
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Not a vast amount of mathematics in this, but of interest as part of the history of modern thought
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soft question - What are some interpretations of Von Neumann's quote? - Mathematics Stack Exchange

soft question - What are some interpretations of Von Neumann's quote? - Mathematics Stack Exchange | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
up vote 43 down vote favorite 30 John Von Neumann once said to Felix Smith, "Young man, in mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them." This was a response to Smith's fear about the method of characteristics.
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Often the barrier to learning mathematics is expecting too deep an understanding initially: Discuss
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Using mathematics to hunt for computer errors – scilog

Using mathematics to hunt for computer errors – scilog | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
RT @FWF_at: New on #scilog: Using #mathematics to hunt for computer errors, project-of-the-week by @ISTAustria https://t.co/BVX30QVDRy http…
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The mathematics of coffee extraction: Searching for the ideal brew

The mathematics of coffee extraction: Searching for the ideal brew | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
Composed of over 1,800 chemical components, coffee is one of the most widely-consumed drinks in the world.
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A bigger splash: The mathematics of spilling beer

A bigger splash: The mathematics of spilling beer | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
Next time, ask for your pint in 'minute straw shapes'
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Maths indicates that Triangular straws Might not retain Beer when lying down! Experiment required! #Beer
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Tweet from @blackv3nus

Tweet from @blackv3nus | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
Mathematics. https://t.co/KqycpXDhnt
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Unwrapping Students’ Ideas about Fractions - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Unwrapping Students’ Ideas about Fractions - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
Sandwiching formative assessment items and instruction can yield insight into why students use particular strategies or notation.
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A simple example, talking students through sharing sandwiches. Understanding fractions.
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Modeling With Mathematics

Modeling With Mathematics | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it
These new videos focus on mathematical models - a way for students, in this case younger students, to identify and solve mathematical problems in the world.
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I no longer understand my PhD dissertation (and what this means for Mathematics Education)

I no longer understand my PhD dissertation (and what this means for Mathematics Education) | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it

Earlier this week I read through my PhD dissertation. My research was in an area of Pure Mathematics called Functional A…

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A nice piece pondering what it meant for the author to study mathematics at a high level. Its work noting that the author has gone on into teaching.

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The Mathematics of Misogyny in America: Third World Status - Stupidparty Math v. Myth

The Mathematics of Misogyny in America: Third World Status - Stupidparty Math v. Myth | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it

The U.N. plans to present a report on misogyny in the U.S. to the Human Rights Council in June. Misogyny is not only prevalent in the U.S., it is supported.

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Low Level stats, but could be good for a class discussion, as it raises a lot of cultural issues and assumptions.

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Right Relevance : Influencers, Articles and Conversations

Right Relevance : Influencers, Articles and Conversations | Multi Cultural Mathematics education | Scoop.it

Inspirations from Maths https://t.co/7WizXkrNyl https://t.co/EhtnYn89Dz

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A new platform which could be of interest

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