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Visions of Mathematics: What Content Should We Teach?

CJ Westerberg, 07.29.2014

Ben Daley of High Tech High Outlines a Revolutionary Approach to Math

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Riffing good stories

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Singapore Math Demystified!

CJ Westerberg, 07.29.2014

Guest Post By Scarsdale NY Teacher Bill Jackson
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Can It Help Solve Our Country's Math-phobia?

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Stephen does Common Core Math

SMW, 06.30.2014

Video in case you missed it - Math!

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There is No Education Without the Arts

SMW, 06.29.2014

"We're not talking about making sure that everybody has private music lessons,"

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College Professors Read Their Student Reviews

SMW, 06.29.2014

 Quick Video Below Gotta love the college profs for sharing -...

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Is Learning a Sport?

CJ Westerberg, 06.25.2014

Maybe . . . Why Kids Care More About Achievement than Helping Others

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Disrupt or be disrupted: the original article + the response

SMW, 06.16.2014

"His job appears to be to convince a generation of people who want to do good and do well to learn, instead, remorselessness. Forget rules, obligations, your conscience, loyalty, a sense of the commonweal. " - Jill Lepore

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Parenting Cats and Dogs

SMW, 06.16.2014

Adolescents, on the other hand, respond more like cats - aloof, unpredictable, hard to locate, not always coming when they are called, rubbing up against you or jumping into your lap on their terms.

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Ivory Tower: The Movie

SMW, 06.11.2014

A documentary about higher education that "questions its cost and value" . . .

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