1.1 WATCH this TEDtalk by Sal Khan about his Khan Academy.

1.2 READ this article by Daniel Willingham about mathematical ability.

1.3 TRY learning something from a few Khan Academy videos.

1.4 WRITE a 500 word think-piece summing up your thoughts on the articles and videos, and publish it to your MATHAGOGY portfolio. You may wish to consider:

  • What do you think about what they think?
  • How do these articles relate to the ideas and messages encountered in the previous MATHAGOGY tasks?
  • Is Khan Academy a good thing?

[1.5] BONUS 1 Check out this video on Learning from TrainUgly.

[1.6] BONUS 2 Check out graphingstories.com.