1.1 WATCH this TEDtalk by Sir Ken Robinson on education and creativity.
1.2 READ this article by Paul Lockhart on the nature of mathematics.
1.3 WRITE a 500 word think-piece summing up your thoughts on the articles, and publish it to your MATHAGOGY portfolio. You may wish to consider:
- How does these ideas fit with your own views and experiences of learning mathematics?
- Why do you think mathematics education isn’t more like this?
- What things are you now more confused about than ever before?
[1.4] BONUS Check out this video of the beauty of mathematics.