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Woo hoo fastt math!

June 11, 2010


So the college president dropped off Fastt Math at my office today.  Oy, I hate  patiently waiting for the tech people to come install it. Looked at the stuff and there’s a whole booklet in there that Kate Garnett has put together… okay, that sounds like I know her personally when really I’m just a […]


June 4, 2010


There’s a nice site called “conceptua math” — but in a fit of pique, I read the terms of use when I signed on and per what it says… I won’t like to it.  THat’s right, I agree *not* to link to the tools therein.   I suppose that it’s to keep me from making it […]

That snobbery thing

June 1, 2010


If you care about spelling, you’re a “spelling snob…” It bothers me (and I’m resisting saying “I’m sorry” before that, because I’m not) that the all so cute page at says that pi is approx. equal to 3.1415 . In math, the tradition is that you round the number to that last place and […]