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My first (and second) memory of learning math
Some time ago Wendy Menard got me thinking about my first memory of learning mathematics. What was it? Its two things, actually. Both happened in fifthgrade. My teacher was a redheaded man with a great beard, Mr. O’Discoll (a.k.a Mr. O). … Continue reading
Posted in mathematics, reflection
Tagged elementary, first, learning, math, memory, mistake, multiplication
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Why I stopped flipping
Four years ago, just before it became heavily commercialized, I flipped my classroom. I created video lessons that my students watched for homework. Class time was used for enrichment, reflection, and collaborative work. I ran with the model for a … Continue reading
Posted in reflection
Tagged classroom, discovery, flipped, flipped classroom, learn, learning, reflect, student centered, teacher centered
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