Why I Teach [Math]

 Posted by on January 30, 2017  No Responses »
Jan 302017
 

Inspired by Annie Perkins and her post "For Those Hesitant to Protest" and prodded by a friend to share the following more widely, I offer here the following passage which was my contribution our family's Christmas letter to family and friends this year. While I do enjoy math a great deal, what I truly love is being [...]

Advice to a New Teacher

 Posted by on June 26, 2012  1 Response »
Jun 262012
 

This is a response to Bowman Dixon's Call for Advice for New Teachers. All responses are collected at Drawing on Math. I've been teaching high school math for almost 25 years now and I'm still learning how to do it well. I love it partly because I'm always learning. I also love the fact that [...]