Chasing Rabbits: Building a Lifetime Curiosity for Mathematics Through Arithmetic
December 17, 2019
at 09:00:00 PM · Eastern Time (US & Canada)
By Global Math Department
About This Webinar
This presentation will focus on binding the K to 12 math community with the deeper appreciation of arithmetic. Ideas and problems will be shared that intersect history and number theory, expanding our lens of rich mathematical content.
I am a mother, wife and math teacher. I currently teach at Moravian College in Bethlehem, PA and my favorite class to teach is statistics! This is my 27th year of teaching and I am a Desmos fellow and Desmos certified presenter. @mathteacher24 is my twitter handle and I blog at mathteacher24.blogspot.com. I have several tech related videos for stat and TI-NSpire at www.youtube.com/mathteacher24. Feel free to ask me questions about National Board Certification (renewed in 2015). I also enjoy singing, reading and staying fit using workouts from Beachbody (P90X3/TurboFire/21DFX).
Sunil Singh is the author of Pi of Life: The Hidden Happiness of Mathematics and Math Recess: Playful Learning in an Age of Disruption. He is also speaks to the humanity and wellness in the learning mathematics. He is the President of the Board of Directors of the Human Restoration Project and works as a Mathematics Learning Specialist for Scolab, a digital math resource company located in Montreal, Canada. Before he embarked on a career of writing and speaking, he was a math and physics teacher for 19 years.
I am a mother, wife, sister and daughter passionate about secondary schools. I dream of schools that make learning joyful for every student in the classroom. Public schools that nurture young people to become virtuous citizens who want to make this world a better place. I host a podcast https://www.publicschools360.com/ and can also be found @RanaArshed
We are math teachers who share what we've learned, because we don't want our classes to drain the energy from students. Professional development among friends, not just colleagues. Fun! Immediately useful! Interesting!