math tutoring without a tutor

Do you tutor?   It is a common question someone who has a career centered on math may hear from time to time.  When I hear the question I don’t …

tinkering by the bay

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics are holding their annual meeting in San Francisco this week.  It is an exciting time where mathematics teachers are coming to learn about …

We Talkin’ Bout Practice

Allen Iverson might not have wanted to talk about practice but it seems like mathematics teacher educators cannot get enough of it.  This week at the NCTM Research Conference I joined …

TEDxUM accepting nominations

The TEDxUM organizing committee is now accepting nominations for the next installment of TEDxUM.  This event will be even bigger then the first one.  If you know of an idea …

teaching with khan academy

I am a fan of Khan Academy.  As a mathematics educator I am often told about people who are struggling or know someone who struggles with mathematics and they are …