## Contemporary Algebra Collection (new resources 2/4/2019)

The Contemporary Algebra Collection now contains 28 activities spread from basic math to...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Feb 4, 2019 | Algebra, College Algebra, Find and Use Data, Math by Subject, Quantitative Reasoning, Teaching Math | 0 |

The Contemporary Algebra Collection now contains 28 activities spread from basic math to...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Nov 30, 2018 | Algebra, Calculus (SV), Classroom Life, College Algebra, Curiosity, Data Visualization, Discussion Boards, Edge of Learning, Exploration, Interdisciplinary Studies, Learning Design, Math for Elem Teachers, Math for Liberal Arts, Probability and Statistics, Quantitative Reasoning, Studying Social Media | 0 |

I’ve been spending the first 5-10 minutes of every 2-hour math class discussing graphs in...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Oct 27, 2017 | Algebra, Classroom Life, College Algebra, Exploration, Learning Design, Life in the Math Classroom, Math by Subject, Metacognition, Teaching Math | 0 |

I am often asked how to get learners to spend more time “exploring” in their learning rather than...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Nov 13, 2012 | Algebra, Digital Math Games, Play and Learn, Prealgebra | 0 |

Last week I gave a presentation at AMATYC about video games for learning algebra. As usual, Mat...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Nov 12, 2012 | Algebra, Digital Math Games, Play and Learn, Prealgebra | 0 |

I don’t even really know how to begin here. For the last three years I’ve been working...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Mar 20, 2012 | Algebra, Teaching Math | 0 |

This is a short TED Talk by Rob Reid (The $8 billion iPad) that tries to infuse a little...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Feb 13, 2012 | Algebra, Teaching Math | 0 |

One of my former students (who is still a Twitter user) pointed me to this fantastic animation of...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Nov 14, 2011 | Algebra, Calculus (SV), Classroom Math Games, College Algebra, Digital Math Games, Math for Elem Teachers, Play and Learn | 0 |

To view the collections of Math Games, hover over the Games Menu, and go to one of the dropdown...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Nov 10, 2011 | Algebra, Math Ed Research, Math for Elem Teachers, Teaching Math | 0 |

The “colored counter” method is an old tried-and-true method for teaching the concept...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Oct 6, 2011 | Algebra, Find and Use Data, Prealgebra, Probability and Statistics, Teaching Math | 0 |

If you ever needed a REASON to calculate the highest point of a parabola that opens downward, here’s one. Possibly Related Posts: Battle of the (free) Digital Whiteboarding Tools Tips for Getting the Right Screencast...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Apr 9, 2011 | Algebra, Classroom Math Games, Prealgebra, Teaching Math | 0 |

A few weeks ago I built two new games for algebra in one week. These games just use the game...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Mar 25, 2011 | Algebra, Classroom Math Games, Play and Learn | 0 |

A few weeks ago I built two new games for algebra in one week. These games just use the game...

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