Dan Meyer’s Ted Talk

Posted by on Oct 19, 2015 in KK, Uncategorized | No Comments

Math Class Needs a Makeover- D. Meyer Mathematics Teaching and Application In his Ted Talk, Dan Meyer reminds us that there is an outcry out there for a better way of teaching mathematics. This is evident by his invitation to appear on Good Morning America after simplifying a mathematical problem in a way that stimulated […]

IS IT THAT BAD? (JUSTICE AND NATURE)

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TASK 1: Upon listening to Sir Ken Robinson’s talk and animation on ‘Changing Education Paradigms’ and reading Jo Boaler’s first chapter in ‘The Elephant in the Classroom’, I somehow feel cheated. I feel like throughout my young life I was not taught mathematics as it should. It seems like most of my mathematics teachers that […]