“Mi sembra che la biblioteca di questo rinomatissimo Istituto non sia poi così fornita di testi come uno si aspetterebbe…”
“Qui i libri non li leggiamo: li scriviamo”
Napalm. Parola strana, per una strana sostanza. Ma è stranezza compensata da un certa onestà implicita nel termine stesso: sembra inizialmente curioso, quasi perverso, trovare nel nome del [...]
Someone asked me a question about kindergarten mathHello! Is there a placement test to see if a child is ready for 1A? We went over the kindergarten review and she did well with that, but I'd hate for her to get started and then discouraged. Is there a kindergarten curriculum that you'd recommend? My goal has been to not do anything formal for kindergarten math, but she wants it and is ready. Thanks!That is indeed a valid concern. Sometimes children start with Math Mammoth 1-A and there's one […]
The Canadian who reinvented mathematics: Sandro Contenta:Langlands, a Canadian, is one of the world’s great mathematicians. His universe is the outer limits of pure mathematics, a rarefied realm where abstract objects exist, infinity is corralled and symmetry reigns.
The recent vernal equinox brings not only more sunshine to my day outside of my classroom, but to the time I spend within. Shortly after setting my clocks back an hour, former students of mine started to descend upon our … Continue reading →