Monthly Archives: August 2014

Educating Myself First

We need to pull apart the math and at every turn ask ourselves how students could come up with this themselves Continue reading

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A Better Modeling Task Part 2

My take on an improved modeling task Continue reading

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A Better Modeling Task

Taking a lame textbook problem and changing it up to ask students to actually analyze the appropriateness of the model, make assumptions leading to a new model, and critically think about the flaws in the model. Continue reading

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