# Welcome!

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

**WITHOUT WORDS** and **MORE WITHOUT WORDS** SOLUTIONS available here.

**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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**RESPONSE ** to Nov 18, 2015, ALBERTA posting.

** TANTON’S TAKE ON “BACK to BASICS”: ** I recently put out a 4-minute video on the current vehement call to return to “teaching the basics” in the math classroom. (CONTEXT: Middle school and up!)

Here too 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.)

** MOVES 2015 Conference ** and ** MATHFEST 2015 materials**. Click here.

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).

HOW TO THINK LIKE A MATHEMATICIAN: A Teacher’s Guide for Students – FIVE PRINCIPLES

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

Books galore too!