I just got out of my 6th grade Math Skills class. We finished up the Proportions project (something akin to THIS) and spent half the
I recently read the New York Times article ‘Why Flunking Exams Is Actually A Good Thing‘ by Benedict Carey. A pretty insightful read. Found things
I recently wrote a reflection on a prompt given by our middle school director on how I know students are learning. He’s followed up and
It’s my first year in a Google Apps for Education school and my first year teaching middle school math. I’ve been thinking through different ways to
In my first year of teaching, I played games as a review activity several times, usually for math. I did table vs. table, boys vs.
This summer, I read a book on how to conduct your math class in a workshop manner where emphasis is on student thinking and less on