 Humanistic Mathematics  Mathematics Education at The Math Forum
The idea that teaching, learning, and creating mathematics issues from the same psyche as literature, aesthetics, and music has attracted, since 1986, a worldwide network of people who share this belief. The existence of the Humanistic Mathematics Network
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 HungHsi Wu's Home Page  HungHsi Wu
Articles on the Common Core Mathematics Standards (CCSS) and math education in general, such as "The impact of Common Core Standards on the mathematics education of teachers," "Bringing the Common Core State Mathematics Standards to Life" (published in
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 Ian Stewart
News, books, and research by the science and science fiction writer and Emeritus Professor in the Mathematics Department at Warwick University, where he conducts research in nonlinear dynamics. "Goodies" include all 20 issues of the student mathematical
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 The Ignite Show  Georgia Public Broadcasting
TV shows and blog that "raise respect and awareness of educators and education through the voices of teachers, parents and students" in studentcentered classrooms. Half hourlong videos that feature math teachers include episodes starring 2008 California
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 IMAGINARY  Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach
A platform for open and interactive mathematics. Explore events, exhibitions, programs, galleries, handson, and films  and share your own activities, projects, and discussions. Started as a maths and arts exhibition for the German Year of Mathematics
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 The Improbability Principle  David J. Hand
Accompanying Hand's The Improbability Principle, subtitled "Extremely Improbable Events are Commonplace." Hand offers five probability theory and statistics articles: the Law of Inevitability; the Law of Truly Large Numbers; the Law of Selection; the
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 innumeracy.com  Steve Head
A site devoted to the nature of chance and critical thinking, a result of a search of various sites that may be of use to others whose desire is to develop a more critical mind. Some articles are posted to the Probability and Critical Thinking pages;
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 The Institute for Figuring  Margaret and Christine Wertheim, CoDirectors
"If mathematics is a language of pattern, its structures may be seen as the verses of a formal, yet fantastical poetics. Across the globe people have delighted in the harmonies of this language and the patterns discovered therein. These are the songs
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 The Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA)
The professional and learned society for qualified and practising mathematicians, based in the UK and with thousands of members worldwide. IMA aims to promote mathematics and its applications in all sectors: industry, commerce, education, the public sector
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 I Support the Common Core  McCallum, Bill; and Zimba, Jason
Blog "for people who want to be active in support of the Common Core State Standards" (CCSS). Posts, which date back to August, 2013, have included "Cathy Kessel critiques the critiques," "A mathematician on the rigor of the Common Core," "The Coming
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 Jeremy Kun
Primers, galleries of computer programs and math proofs, and more befitting "a place for elegant solutions." Kun, a mathematics PhD student at the University of Illinois in Chicago with a background in computer science, has also blogged since September,
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 John Allen Paulos
John Allen Paulos is a mathematician and author of the books Mathematics and Humor, I Think, Therefore I Laugh, Innumeracy  Mathematical Illiteracy and Its
Consequences, Beyond Numeracy  Ruminations of a Numbers Man, A Mathematician Reads the Newspaper,and
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 Joint Policy Board for Mathematics  Math Forum
The Joint Policy Board for Mathematics (JPBM) is a collaborative effort of the American Mathematical Society, Mathematical Association of America, and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. The Board represents nearly 55,000 mathematicians
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 Joseph Malkevitch's Home Page  Joseph Malkevitch, York College (CUNYThe City University of New York)
Malkevitch's interests include geometry (polytopes, graph theory, tilings, etc.), discrete mathematics, and mathematical modeling (especially models dealing with fairness and equity issues and codes of all kinds). Most of his research concerns using combinatorial
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 Joseph Mazur
Books by the professor emeritus of mathematics at Marlboro College: Enlightening Symbols: A Short History of Mathematical Notation and its Hidden Powers; Euclid in the Rainforest: Discovering Universal Truth in Mathematics; The Motion Paradox: The 2,500Year
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 Kids Do Count! Seeking Excellence in Math Education
"We feel strongly that new new math is detrimental to our children's future...." Background, experiences of students and parents, impact, comments on NCTM, and "what to do" statements about the teaching of the "Connected Mathematics" and "Investigations
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 Kids' Tech University  Virginia Tech
Kids' Tech University (KTU) sparks kids' interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) through a handson activity, virtual lab, and interactive session, held once a month from January to April, in a lecture hall on the campus of
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 The Klein Project
Revisiting the intent of Felix Klein's Elementary Mathematics from an Advanced Standpoint on the centenary of its publication, this IMU/ICMIcommissioned project aims to produce a book for upper secondary teachers that communicates the breadth and vitality
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 The Magic of Math  magicofmath.org
Communicate and share the delight of mathematics. Talk to a math whiz about how math makes the world go round, get pointers on how to figure out a math problem, or just chat about math by sharing cool ideas, original math jokes, poems, riddles, art, problems
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 Malba Tahan  André de Faria Pereira Neto
Site oficial da família e dos admiradores de Malba Tahan, pseudônimo do professor de matemática Julio César de Mello e Souza. Bibliografia, fotos, documentos, e mais sobre o autor do O Homem que calculava, Matemática
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 Martinez Writings  Alberto A. Martinez
Sample the introduction from Negative Math, which shows that "unlike 2 + 2, some basic rules in mathematics were established essentially by convention.... We can make an algebra in which minus times minus is minus. And we can make another algebra in which
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 MathAlive!  Evergreen Exhibitions, LTD.
This 5,000 square foot interactive exhibition brings to life the real math behind video games, sports, fashion, music, robotics, and more. Dozens of MathAlive! experiences take math from its native form into the applied worlds of design, engineering,
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 Math Alive  Ingrid Daubechies, Princeton University
Materials from a course designed for those who have not had college mathematics but would like to understand some of the mathematical concepts behind important modern applications. Interactive "virtual labs" address cryptography; error correction and
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 Math and the Media: Deconstructing Graphs and Numbers  Jeff Goodman
Sample graphs and questions about them, focusing on the information the graph is purported to convey and the manner in which it does so. Topics include examples of raw data, misleading graphs, and graphs as advertising.
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 Math Archive for The Answer Sheet  Valerie Strauss, The Washington Post Company
Math education articles from The Washington Post blog of "everything you need to stay sane during the school years." Posts of this "school survival guide for parents (and everyone else)," which date back to 2009, have included "The trouble with algebra,"
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 MathArt.net
A web gallery of mathematical art, including a blog. MathArt.net features artworks, artists, and interviews. It covers many forms of mathematics, as long as there are artistic imagery involved (this means the usual Chaos Theory, geometry and the like).
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 Math Attack: How to Reduce Math Anxiety in the Classroom, at Work and in Everyday Personal Use  Marilyn CurtainPhillips
A book with related card game and professional development. The book presents strategies for dealing with "math anxiety" and math phobias, in particular for those planning to teach mathematics at the introductory or high school level. Contents include
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 The Math Behind Numb3rs  Wolfram Research, Inc.
Wolfram Demonstrations of the mathematics behind each CBS television broadcast of the FBI crime drama series NUMB3RS, from the pilot episode through season six: Structural Corruption, Prime Suspect, Sabotage, Bettor or Worse, Soft Target, Double Down,
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 Math Camp for Parents  Group Jazz; Bolster Education
A virtual summer camp for parents and caregivers, intended to explain basic number concepts and provide useful teaching strategies for young children, centered around the discussion of number sense. Facilitated by experienced teachers; includes interactive
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 Math Drudge  David Bailey and Jonathan Borwein
This blog "on the nature of mathematics and of science more generally" dates back to June, 2009. Posts have included "Numeracy, relative risk and public policy,"
"The psychology of mathematics," "Fermi's Paradox and Stephen Hawking," "Yahoo! researcher
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 The Mathemagician  Andrew Jeffrey
"Magic of Maths" shows interweave magic and comedy with "clear positive and motivational messages about the learning of maths." A former teacher and professional magician based in the UK, Jeffrey also sells original products such as Maths at the Drop
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 Mathematical Connections  Brian R. Sears
A collection of more than 20 wellknown problems (with solutions), and Sine Wave, a set of essays on "the aesthetic aspects of mathematics."
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 Mathematical Cultures  Dr. Brendan Larvor, Principal Investigator
This "interdisciplinary initiative brings together mathematicians, philosophers of mathematical practice, historians, sociologists, cognitive scientists, mathematics educationalists, popularisers and science journalists to research mathematical cultures,
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 Mathematical Fiction  Alex Kasman
Want a book or story for the students in your math class? Interested in what our society thinks about mathematicians? This site is dedicated to compiling and reviewing works of fiction that involve mathematics or mathematicians. Search the list of math
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 Mathematical Literacy  Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
PISA is a survey of the skills and knowledge of students around the world as they approach the end of compulsory education. Beginning in 1999, the survey looks at how well prepared these students are for life beyond school, and aims to create a basic
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 Mathematically Sane
Advocates of rational reform of school mathematics. The site includes a mission statement; articles and reports about mathematics reform; evidence and accounts of successful math reform (both anecdotal and databased); handouts and resources for talking
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 Mathematically Speaking
"Thoughts and ideas about mathematics in the media, popular views of mathematics, and being a mathematician." This college professor's posts, which date back to April, 2009, have included "Crocheting and Hyperbolic Space," "Topology and the Moore Method
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 Mathematical Palette  Guillermo Bautista
A blog that "highlights the lighter side of mathematics.... photos, paintings, songs, poems, jokes, animations, graphics, games, and puzzles and the mathematics within and about them." Posts, which date back to February, 2012, have celebrated "mathematical
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 The Mathematician's Shirt  Collins, Julia; and Shepherd, Madeleine
A collaboration between mathematician Julia Collins and artist Madeleine Shepherd to "design and create a series of sculptures made out of shirts and representing different concepts in mathematics." With funding by the Art Science Collaborative (ASCUS),
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 Mathematics Education Collaborative
The Mathematics Education Collaborative provides educational communities with support to accomplish the goal of improved mathematics instruction for all. It provides professional development courses, hosts conferences, and offers four libraries of web
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 Mathematics for Parents Newsletters  Rich Lehrer, Lee Shumow, Jeff Horvath; Wisconsin Center for Education Research (WCER)
The Mathematics for Parents Newsletter program aims at informing parents about how their children think about mathematics. Seventeen newsletters describe the program, the way children think in general about mathematics, and homework and activity suggestions
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 Mathematics for Physicists and Electrical Engineers  Ronald B. Standler
Why is mathematics important to engineers? And what in mathematics is most important? Three Key Reasons; Specific Comments on Mathematics Courses; Fundamental Topics and Goals. An editorial from The Journal of Undergraduate Mathematics and Its Applications,
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 Mathematics in Tens  Steve Mayer
Ten ... problems to make you think, facts about maths you may not know, good maths books, mathematicians, maths jokes, reasons to study maths, mathematical links, mathematics software programs, mathematical constants, mathematical formulae. Ten littleknown
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 The Mathematics Teaching Community  Beckmann, Sybilla; and Hicks, Jacob; Department of Mathematics; University of Georgia
An online discussion community for those "passionate about math teaching" who want to "foster deeper collective thinking and exchange of ideas about mathematics teaching.... in a way that goes beyond coffee room conversations." Dating back to 2012, posts
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 Mathematics  The Illinois Loop
A districtbydistrict guide to the state of math education in the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. Also, "How To Respond When Your School Announces a NewNew Math Program," by Kevin Killion; "If Math Were A Color ...," by Mary Damer; and essays by other
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 Mathematics: The Most Misunderstood Subject  Robert H. Lewis
Why do so many people have misconceptions about mathematics? A series of parables that try to get to the root of the misconceptions, illuminate what mathematics is all about, and address, "So what good is math?"
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 Mathematics  The New York Times
New York Times articles on mathematics, organized chronologically. Regular contributors include Edward Rothstein and Dennis Overbye. Track mathematics stories by subscribing to an email alert.
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 The Math Factor  Chaim GoodmanStrauss and Kyle Kellams
Brief, weekly math conversations and puzzles, airing on KUAF 91.3 FM, Fayetteville, Arkansas. Listen to podcasts of this Ozarks at Large radio show; subscribe to the RSS feed.
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 Mathgrad Podcast  Christopher Frederick
One of the goals of Mathgrad Podcast is to provide a place "...to discuss the mathematics behind many real life topics in a way that even the worst mathphobe will gain some insight." Topics range from the math underlying voting schemes to the mathematics
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 Math Headlines  Barbara Ling
Newspaper headlines of developments in mathematics education and public education. With links to the sites of commercial vendors and eBay auctions of "vintage" math lithographs and other "antiques." See also http://www.mathnewsfacts.com/.
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