# Welcome!

Thinking Mathematics! content offers an uncluttered and joyous approach to school mathematics … middle school, high school, and beyond. Welcome indeed!

**TWO TALKS for K-12 teachers and students from Seattle, January 9th. **

**** How to Think Brilliantly and Creatively in Mathematics JMM2016 **

**** Putting it into Action: Quadratics .**

And here’s my PowerPoint presentation on: Fibonacci Surprises.

**WITHOUT WORDS** and **MORE WITHOUT WORDS** SOLUTIONS available here. Go to Tarquin for the books and the posters!

**CURRICULUM VIDEOS:** here and here . Half a million hits!

** ONLINE COURSES:** at www.gdaymath.com.

** PROBLEM SOLVING** with the MAA’s Curriculum Inspirations.

** MATHEMATICAL ESSAYS GALORE!: ** Right here .

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**MY RESPONSE ** to BACK TO BASICS concerns: January 2016 Essay.

Here is my video on my take on the COMMON CORE STANDARDS: What are they (like, really, what are we actually talking about?) and what are they ultimately trying to do. overview video Always interested in feedback! (Recall … My work and focus is on middle school and high school and up.)

SOME EXTRAS:

Twelve Points about my Teaching

A Few Thoughts on Assessment: Some provocative thoughts on this subject of delight!

What made me a Mathematician (and why I teach the way I do).

TWITTER: ** @jamestanton **: A puzzle a day in 140 characters or less!

Books galore too!