## Taking the Algebra Out of College Algebra

Today’s talk from AMATYC was “Taking the Algebra Out of College Algebra” (to...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Nov 16, 2018 | Active Learning in Math, Calculators, College Algebra, Life in the Math Classroom, Math by Subject, Teaching Math | 0 |

Today’s talk from AMATYC was “Taking the Algebra Out of College Algebra” (to...

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 19, 2016 | Classroom Life, Life in the Math Classroom, Math ELITEs (Classroom Design), Teaching | 0 |

Thursday I had the honor of providing the opening keynote for the AMATYC Conference in Denver,...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | May 28, 2012 | Communicating Math, eLearning, Life in the Math Classroom, Math Study Skills, Online Homework, Sharing Work Online, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

After teaching math at a community college for 10 years (and using online homework for at least 7...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Dec 15, 2010 | Classroom Technology, Life in the Math Classroom, Teaching | 0 |

My latest “Teaching with Tech” column is now out in MAA Focus. Take Another Shot at...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Feb 24, 2010 | Classroom Technology, Future of Math, Learning Spaces, Life in the Math Classroom, Math ELITEs (Classroom Design), Teaching Math | 0 |

Thanks to Diane, Gary, and Tom … who also contributed ideas to this classroom redesign project idea. Objective: Create classroom spaces specifically for a) actively learning mathematics and b) using technology to...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Feb 18, 2010 | Classroom Technology, Life in the Math Classroom, Teaching | 0 |

Note: I’ve kept this post to remind me that it always pays to be scrappy! In my Math for Elementary Teachers (MathET) course, we do a lot of work with math manipulatives, puzzles, and games of various sorts. Some...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Oct 2, 2008 | Life in the Math Classroom, PC Tablets and Journaling, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

Let me just say how much I love having a tablet PC to teach with. It is certainly useful for my online classes, but it has also become essential in my face-to-face classes as well. Consider this image, one of the examples we...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Sep 20, 2008 | Life in the Math Classroom, Math Humor, Teaching Math | 0 |

Yes, I do have one of these T-Shirts. I had a hard time understanding some of the lyrics, but it seemed blogworthy – here’s the video: Mathematicians: Weapons of Math Instruction

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