MoMath MOVES 2015 and MATHFEST 2015

Here are the hand-outs from my talks and activities during those two conferences.

Teacup Twists and Impossible Braids

100 Problems, not-all-good, About the Number 100

A little Thought About Dots and Dashes, and …

A Dozen Proofs that 1 = 2


    QUADRATICS, Permutations and Combinations, EXPLODING DOTS, and more!

    Written for educators - and their students too! - this website, slowly growing, takes all the content Tanton has developed in his books, videos, and workshops, and organizes it into short, self-contained, and complete, curriculum units proving that mathematics, at all points of the school curriculum, can be joyous, fresh, innovative, rich, deep-thinking, and devoid of any rote doing! Let's teach generations of students to be self-reliant thinkers, willing to flail and to use their common sense to "nut their way" through challenges, to assess and judge results, and to adjust actions to find success. (Great life skills!)


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