## Google Hangout + TED Talks = CONNECT

The catch phrase / motto / vision of TEDx is “Share. Connect. Act” We hold these TEDx...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Jun 8, 2012 | Edge of Learning, Future of Learning, Interesting Ideas, Synchronous Strategies | 0 |

The catch phrase / motto / vision of TEDx is “Share. Connect. Act” We hold these TEDx...

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 | Oct 19, 2011 | Digital Math Games, Play and Learn | 0 |

I’ve been following this MIND Research Institute math platform for a while now … looks...

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: Why use Microsoft Word with blind math students? GITW Relevant Graphs for your Class These...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Sep 24, 2011 | Challenge, Impasse, Learning Design | 0 |

“Dr. Tae is a skateboarder, videographer, scientist, and teacher. Contrasting his...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Dec 3, 2010 | Edge of Learning, Future of Learning, Learning Spaces, Motivation and Behavior, Personalized Learning | 0 |

There’s a great new TED Talk out today by Jason Fried (TEDxMidwest) called Why Work...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Jul 3, 2009 | Calculus (SV), CAS, Edge of Learning, Future of Higher Ed, Future of Math, Probability and Statistics | 0 |

Arthur Benjamin has been on TED in the past (see Mathemagics) and has done a really phenomenal job. Here’s his latest 3-minute appearance, called “A Formula for Changing Math Education.” The problem is that the...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | May 17, 2009 | Math for Liberal Arts, Teaching Math | 0 |

Margaret Wertheim speaks at TED about the beautiful mathematics of coral reefs, hyperbolic geometry, and more. In particular, I liked her bit (around the 8-minute mark) where she says that if zero and one are already possible...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | May 11, 2009 | Algebra, College Algebra, Teaching Math | 0 |

Just watched an amazing 7-minute TED talk on The Mathematics of War where an interdisciplinary team of researchers (physics, mathematics, economist, intelligence, computers) figured out how to mine data from public streams of...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Apr 20, 2009 | Data Visualization, Edge of Learning, Math Above Calculus | 0 |

What is “The AlloSphere” ? Watch the 7-minute TED video to see. What you all might be interested in is what they do with the Allosphere. Ann Kuchera-Morin: We map complex mathematical algorithms that unfold in time...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Apr 13, 2009 | College Algebra, Probability and Statistics, Teaching Math | 0 |

Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, a consultant to the CIA and DOD, uses mathematical analysis to predict the outcome of “messy” human events in this 2009 TED Talk: Three predictions on the future of Iran, and the math to back...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Feb 17, 2009 | College Algebra, Math for Elem Teachers, Math for Liberal Arts, Teaching Math | 0 |

“We’re on the cusp of this new generation of tools for interacting with digital media that are going to bring information into our world on our terms.” – David Merrill Jump to 2:20 to see the math example...

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