Monthly Archives: April 2012

Practicum Week 14 & 15 (Final)

My practicum is now all over but the crying. Now it’s time for the hardest part, getting a job. My last two weeks went by very smoothly. So smoothly, that I left with heavy nostalgia on Friday. I love teaching. … Continue reading

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Math Education CBC Cross-Country Checkup (Follow-up)

This is a follow-up to this post.  The full two-hour radio episode  can be downloaded here. First off, a bit of a funny story. The high school math teacher interviewed by Rex in the podcast happens to be my cooperating … Continue reading

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Math Education to be Featured on CBC Cross Country Checkup

Rex Murphy is going to take a crack at math education in Canada this Sunday on  CBC Cross Country Check-up .  (Hat tip: WISE math). I’m always interested in what Rex has to say, because of his flair, if nothing … Continue reading

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The ironies of life

About the time I knew I was quitting my job to go back to school, I was passing by a business hotel by my workplace. Despite not doing any business traveling myself in the current position I was in, I … Continue reading

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Practicum Week 12 & 13

Yikes! The last two weeks flew by. I know that I say that every time I write a post, but I’m amazed every time and find it a little scary. I’m also so busy, I wish I had more time … Continue reading

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Weird Days

There are known knowns; there are things we know we know. We also know there are known unknowns; that is to say we know there are some things we do not know. But there are also unknown unknowns – there … Continue reading

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