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Stamping Feedback

Friday, 24 April 2015 ·

I found the previous stamps I had made so helpful that I got a few more made.

Relative Frequency - Investigation

Thursday, 23 April 2015 ·

Probability is one of those topics where it's best to “see it”.

Growth Mindset. Yes, but…

Thursday, 09 April 2015 ·

As I've thought about “Growth Mindset”, see also Jo Boaler, I am convinced but then I head into class and walk out unconvinced. That disconnection is helpfully elaborated on in this blog post:

The Math Ceiling: Where’s your cognitive breaking point?

Math with Bad Drawings

Worksheets are not bad… here’s proof

Thursday, 09 April 2015 ·

Don Steward shares his excellent worksheets on his blog, Median.

Woo2be: Videos for Teachers

Wednesday, 01 April 2015 ·

Eddie Woo (YouTube: misterwootube), creator of over 1500 videos for students of Mathematics (with 7000+ subscribers and over 700 000 views!) has launched a second channel for teachers of Mathematics. Looks like he will be featuring videos from conferences, teaching and learning ideas, useful resources, book reviews and more.

Great idea! Looking forward to watching.