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Visit this site: http://thalestriangles.blogspot.com/

Author:Joshua Bowman
Description: Blog about "teaching and doing mathematics at a liberal arts college." Posts by this Smith College professor date back to July, 2006: "instability and control"; "the end of a good man's life" (on the death of mathematician Adrien Douady); "Klein's quartic and me"; "mathematics is mining"; "thinking about thinking about thinking"; "standards for multivariable calculus, first pass"; "some of my favorite Desmos projects from this semester"; "thinking about thinking about thinking" (on metacognition and standards-based grading); "be careful with computers"; "a bit of ex-spline-ation"; "my one goal for teaching next year"; "geometry at the fair"; and "big mistake or little mistake?" Bowman taught math in West Africa for the Peace Corps before earning his doctorate at Cornell University, which he concluded by studying in Marseille.

Levels: College, Research
Languages: English
Resource Types: Web-Based Discussions
Math Topics: Calculus (Multivariable), Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Religion
Math Ed Topics: Assessment/Testing, Simulations, Visualizations, Specific Math Concepts/Techniques, Computers, Standards

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