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NewsClassroom Video: Whole Class Discussions vecke05 years 11 months ago
NewsWhy we use Inquiry with Liberal Arts Students vecke05 years 11 months ago
NewsFirst Day of Class: Setting the stage and good activities vecke05 years 11 months ago
NewsOur Faculty Workshops vecke05 years 11 months ago
QuoteI reviewed parts of 5 books being produced for this project.…I find the material to be excellent in all respects. This is a great idea for a project, and the people involved are clearly able to execute their vision. I really hope that enough resources vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteWhen I received my schedule for my first semester of college, I was surprised to see a class such as Mathematical Explorations on my paper. The last class I took in high school was pre-calculus, so I had automatically assumed that I would be put in whate vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteI feel if math is taught like this in elementary schools at the national level the sky is the limit for us. vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteThe class was fair, and you really had to use your brain. vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteI must say that this is quite a strange math class, but I like it. vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteI think the class was really set up for encouraging learning. vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteThe math we're doing is like tricky math. It's no algebra or geometry, it's more complicated, more fun. vecke06 years 10 months ago
Quote...it will help me make math fun for my children. I can also see how a person can love math and I respect that. vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteInstead of falling asleep listening to lectures I was able to solve problems and make conjectures. vecke06 years 10 months ago
NewsA Mathematician's Lament -- Letter to the Editor of AMS Notices vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteI will go into my next math course with a positive attitude, as opposed to the attitude I displayed when I entered this course. vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteNever in my life have I ever written a sentence in math. Since I am an English major, writing has always come a lot easier to me than math. It was wonderful to be able to express my thoughts on the subject... vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteI was somewhat impressed with the course from the beginning, but now I must say this is definitely the best math class I have ever taken. vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteThe course uses both the teacher and the students to teach the material and this is very helpful to the students. vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteThis is a class that you don't mind going to, because it does not put you to sleep. vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteI have always enjoyed mathematics and my view has not changed. I have never enjoyed a math class as much as this one though. vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteNow at the end of the course I feel like this is not a class to take lightly and that if you don't do your work then you'll get a bad grade. vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteAll of my life math has not been one of my specialties and I have always dreaded going to math class. I wish that my elementary and high school teachers could have adopted your style while I was in their classes. vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteNon-mathematically, the course gave me a chance to organize my thoughts and answers to be clear and understandable. For instance, the write ups at the end of each section are monotonous but, the complete sentences remind me of how and why I got a specific vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteBy letting the students use their knowledge of mathematics in different ways, students exercise their mentality and use different thinking processes. vecke06 years 10 months ago
QuoteI feel that I had the opportunity to analyze mathematical situations, and learn on my own pace. I was not force fed information and told to memorize it. vecke06 years 10 months ago

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