Monthly Archives: June 2012

Soul Planting

“Every moment and every event of every man’s life on earth plants something in his soul”  ~Thomas Merton I have been teaching for 16 years now.  I am certified seven through twelfth grade math.  From the beginning I had wanted … Continue reading

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Jumping the groove: The power of choice

Jumping the groove: The power of choice. Had to share this wonderful insight!  Let’s all take the jump!

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Math Conversations in the cloud

When I had first starting teaching 16 years ago, I promised myself two things 1) If I ever reached the point that I no longer was enthusiastic about my work, that I would find a new job 2) That each … Continue reading

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TED Blog | Fellows Friday: The Vibrancy of Data

TED Blog | Fellows Friday: The Vibrancy of Data As an educator, I need to be part of the solution to  “democratize data”.  The beautiful 3D rendering of the communication inter-connectedness reminds me of how much data is now available. We … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye to Talent

Today was the last day of school. There is always some happiness to have some unstructured well earned relaxation time, and also some melancholy as we say goodbye to students, retirees, and teachers who resign. Yesterday, I learned that the … Continue reading

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