2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,000 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it would take about 33 trips to carry that many people.

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The Future of Math Education

I heard a great segment on MPR Radio featuring Anthony Carnevale from Georgetown University and Andrew Schwen, a middle school teacher in Blaine, MN.  The topic was, “making math education more accessible.”  Great stuff! You can listen to it here – http://www.mprnews.org/story/2013/12/23/daily-circuit-teaching-math?from=dc

Winter Activities

One week left before Winter Break!  Here are a few activities for school and to send home.


More Bedtime Math

I’ve posted about Bedtime Math before https://mondaymathmessage.wordpress.com/2012/08/06/bedtime-math-stories/

They have added more to the site including a free app and videos.  Check out the videos here http://bedtimemath.org/join-the-movement-2/video-ninja-training/


Lots of Links

The Math Learning Center, publisher of Bridges is Mathematics, has lots of free resources.  Check out this page http://bridges1.mathlearningcenter.org/resources/materials/quicklinks for links to free printable materials, SmartBoard lessons, websites, and videos.