## Fact Finders: A Fun Way to Engage Secondary Math Students

One of the struggles in teaching a math class is that skills need to be practiced over and over (and over and over!) to gain mastery understanding. But, students aren’t always up for it,...

One of the struggles in teaching a math class is that skills need to be practiced over and over (and over and over!) to gain mastery understanding. But, students aren’t always up for it,...

Homework, homework, homework. You need to assign it, because, well, let’s face it, your students need practice, but….what to do with it!? Grade it? Check it? Go over it? Collect it? Today I would...

Writing in math class…..something most teachers want to try, but are either nervous or unsure how to start. I know for me, incorporating writing was always way more intimidating that trying a new activity...

TED Talks are conferences of speakers on various topics. Some are inspirational; some are educational; some are just for fun. If you haven’t used TED Talks in your classroom, I think you are really...

Are your students tuned out? Eyes glazed over? Are you tired of students complaining about the classwork you give them? BUT, are you just a little nervous about trying an “activity”? Afraid that if...

While teaching high school math, the majority of my students were those who struggled with math. Most of my kids were boys and they had career goals of working in the coal mines, driving...