Teaching Math in the 21st Century
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Education Done To, For, or With Students?

Education Done To, For, or With Students? | Teaching Math in the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Teachers caution student writers to avoid cliches like the plague, but many cliches harbor enduring truths. Rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic is an apt characterization of the rush to adop...
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The Innovative Educator: Should the new math be financial literacy?

The Innovative Educator: Should the new math be financial literacy? | Teaching Math in the 21st Century | Scoop.it

Regardless of which side you fall on when it comes to the math wars, most will agree that many students leave high school, and even college, unprepared to handle their own finances. Some would agree that we have become distracted with the potential ability of math to predict future academic success or support critical thinking? In the meantime, we have lost focus on preparing young people for what will matter in their real lives. If the education system were to provide some financial literacy classes for kids, it could make a tremendous difference in the economic success of society.

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Fundamentally Reforming Math Curriculum with Computer-Based Math

Fundamentally Reforming Math Curriculum with Computer-Based Math | Teaching Math in the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Conrad Wolfram's 2010 talks on reforming math education to teach real-world computational methods using computers.
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My values are: Friendship, Happiness, Harmony, Respect and Strength; you should be kind with the people to get a high reputation to be welcome in every place you go.

 

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GeekDad Puzzle of the Week Answer: How to Calculate the Optimal Amount to Spend on Any Gift

GeekDad Puzzle of the Week Answer: How to Calculate the Optimal Amount to Spend on Any Gift | Teaching Math in the 21st Century | Scoop.it
This week's puzzle asked you to use a simple algorithm to split your holiday gift budget across a prioritized list of friends and family (an...
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Multicultural Education, Social Justice, and Math

Multicultural Education, Social Justice, and Math | Teaching Math in the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Multicultural, Diversity, Social Justice Math Education Resources...
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Design Movie - Inventing Toys

Design Movie - Inventing Toys | Teaching Math in the 21st Century | Scoop.it
She designed a sailboat and a ferris wheel. He designed a motorcycle and a roller coaster. They're a team and they have jobs that most kids (and a lot of adults) would envy: They design toys and get paid for it.
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The Problem with Math - North York Central Library Blog

Find books at the North York Central Library to help you deal with your math anxiety and improve your math skills.
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Wolfram Demonstrations Project

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Explore thousands of free applications across science, mathematics, engineering, technology, business, art, finance, social sciences, and more.
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Math that Matters Intro - PDF

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MathTV - Videos By Topic

Math Videos arranged by topic including introductory math, algebra, trigonometry and calculus.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Teaching Math Through Culture

Free Technology for Teachers: Teaching Math Through Culture | Teaching Math in the 21st Century | Scoop.it

"Dr. Ron Eglash at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has done a lot of research of the occurrences of fractals and mathematical functions in cultural designs. Based on that research Dr. Eglash has developed some very interesting materials for teaching mathematics through culture.''

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