MPAC 6 Communicating

Saving the best, or perhaps the most important, until last, MPAC 6 is the verbal part of the Rule of Four. Problems and real life situations are “translated” from ideas or words into the symbols, equations, graphs, and tables where they are examined and manipulated to find solutions. Once the solutions are found, they must…

Socrative

As you may know I have unretired this year and gone back to high school teaching; I’m filling in for a friend who is on sabbatical. It turns out that this takes a lot of time and so I’ve been writing very little and perhaps neglecting my blog. Today I would like to share a…

The Math Book

Ants can count. I did not know that. I found this interesting fact in a book I bought recently called The Math Book by Clifford A. Pickover. The book is similar to a coffee table book in that it is nicely made with high quality paper and illustrations, although its size is about the same as…