Chalk Art for Math Daddies

My daughter has water-soluble sidewalk chalk and free reign of the backyard. Here’s the thing though: As adults, we rarely have to go outside our comfort zone. I don’t draw much. Most of my adult life, the drawings I’ve done are geometric figures. So...

Big Shark

In the last few months, John Stevens and I have been training teachers on Math and Technology in the classroom with La Cucina Matematica. Things are good. One of the lessons in La Cucina hasn’t been recorded here yet, so here we go. Big Shark Start class with...

Teacher Pay

I’ve been out of the class for about a month. My co-workers and new bosses in the District Office have led me to many new conversations about Education (on and off the clock). If you don’t mind, fill in this anonymous form so I can make a graph of (what is...