Math-Ed Quotes

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Math-Ed Quotes

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Learning to think a problem through can be hard work‌, and that is exactly what makes it fun. —Denise Gaskins Background photo courtesy of Chris Parfitt.

Learning to Think is Hard Work

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Sandwiches are a fun way to introduce geometry to kids. A toddler's first "math manipulative."

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The human animal is a learning animal. --John Holt

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Mathematics is one of the essential emanations of the human spirit, a thing to be valued in and for itself, like art or poetry. ~Oswald Veblen

(Mathhombre) Miscellanea, Oswald Veblen Saw this quotation at Pat Bellew’s...

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Emmy Noether Google Doodle: Why Einstein called her a ‘creative mathematical genius’

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Shadow Tracing with Grape Sculptures - The Artful Parent

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Today’s quote is from Luke Anderson, via TeachPi.org. Background photo courtesy of Robert Couse-Baker (CC BY 2.0) via Flickr.

Unending Digits... Why Not Keep It Simple?

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If you can't think of anything nice to say, you're not thinking hard enough.

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Only dead mathematics can be taught where competition prevails: living mathematics must always be a communal possession. —Mary Everest Boole

Quote: Living Mathematics

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Richard Feynman on Understanding."What I cannot create, I do not understand.Know how to solve every problem that has been solved." Recreation of what was on Feynman's chalkboard in his office, found after his death. Going around Twitter yesterday,

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Anna Quindlen: "When in doubt, choose the kids..."

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Today’s quote is from @Mr_Harris_Math, via Twitter. Background photo courtesy of Forrest Cavale (CC0 1.0) via Unsplash.

Get in the Math Car

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Today’s quote is from Raoul Bott, via The MacTutor History of Mathematics archive. Background photo courtesy of Swedish National Heritage Board (CC BY 2.0) via Flickr.

Two Ways to Do Math

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Things about math that make me happy.

12 Things that make Me Happy

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Intelligence plus character: that is the goal of a true education. -MLK Jr.

A simple homeschool planner | The Art of Simple

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The Point Is To Understand

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Tutoring & Multiplication Table

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When test scores go up, we should worry. What's being sacrificed?

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John Taylor Gatto quote

Top 20 Homeschool and Parenting Quotes - Eclectic Homeschooling

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Quotable Maths: Colton

Quotable Maths: Colton - Flying Colours Maths

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Time spent with nature - worth it! #YRNature

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Atiyah on math and art. Excellent quote found at John Cook's Endeavour. Which also has a link to an interesting paper by Atiyah and others on aesthetic and math.

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