March MATH-ness is Here!

March MATH-ness is Here!

Everyone knows March is the month when Pi Day happens, but March 14th isn’t the only math-y thing that goes on in March. On your spring break enjoy some March related recreational mathematics. THE OSCARS Here’s how the winners get selected, an interesting application...

Read: Taming the Email Demon

With hundreds of students emailing you from multiple accounts, dealing with student emails can be an over whelming task. Help yourself and your students by setting email ground rules at the start of the semester. These rules can easily be added to your syllabus or...

Watch, Read, Listen & Shop: Lighten Up Over Break

Watch:  Snuggle up with a cup of tea and watch these lighthearted mystery shows. Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries – a delightful, easy to watch show set in the 1920’s. Follow the adventurous Phryne Fisher as she elegantly helps the local, dashing, detective solve...

Read: Mathematician’s Shiva

Publisher’s description of Mathematician’s Shiva Alexander “Sasha” Karnokovitch and his family would like to mourn the passing of his mother, Rachela, with modesty and dignity. But Rachela, a famous Polish émigré mathematician and professor at the...

How Growth Mindsets differ from Students to Teachers

It is well documented that a student’s perception regarding their ability to learn directly influences their academic outcomes. It turns out the instructor’s perception also plays apart in the outcome. This study examined growth mindsets between teachers and students....