# Welcome!

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

**CURRICULUM VIDEOS:** here and here . Close to a million views – despite their clunkiness!

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

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

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

Send an email to ** tanton.math@gmail.com ** if you would like to receive the monthly essays in your inbox.

**The Global Math Project: ** What is it? How can I get involved? Click here for an introductory video. And here is the GMP site.

**Tanton’s Exploding Dots:** Here is the world-famous topic in a lecture. All secrets revealed! Here is a written transcript of what he typically does.

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

**TANTON and DR. HACKER debate:** MoMath, May 2016. An ESSAY in response to the debate … with APPENDIX.

**BACK TO BASICS** concerns: January 2016 Essay.

**EARCOS 2017** and **NCSM 2017**: Here are the PowerPoints of three of the presentations:

How to Think Creatively and Brilliantly in Mathematics

The Area Model throughout the Curriculum

The Power of Mathematical Visualisation

** COMMON CORE STANDARDS: ** A video from a while ago on them re middle- and high-school work. What are they (like, really, what are we actually talking about?) and what are they ultimately trying to do. overview video . Good to couple this video with the APPENDIX to the Tanton/Hacker essay.

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!