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The public says…

August 3, 2016


I’ve had several conversations with “the general public” and… they are discerning that it’s not just “the budget” that is causing problems here at the college… that actions of the “leadership” are driving good people out, quickly. My app’s “pre-launch report”is … still in progress!   I’m wondering if my app is so small that the automatic […]

Mathia X Review

June 8, 2016


I was out marking roads for our upcoming bike ride during yesterday’s webinar on the latest THING THAT IS GOING TO SAVE ALL MATH INSTRUCTION BECAUSE IT IS SO GOOD AND AMAZING. I think I’m glad I get to watch it because I don’t really want to be commenting “live…”  through the initial cynic filter… I […]

Two Unknowns

September 12, 2014


Our pre-algebra course Only Uses One Variable, thank you, … … students are confronted with the infamous “PersonA is 3 older than PersonB.  The sum of their ages is 50”  … with a few more words and obfuscations… PersonA                 +                 […]