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    Math-Ed Quotes

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    Choose your friends wisely, for they will shape you in ways you can't even imagine.

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    Asking students the right questions is far more important than telling them the right answers.

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    Coming up with questions is math. Answering questions is too often just busywork.

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    A very true #mathquote about math and life.

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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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    Roger Penrose, talking on bbc.co.uk/...

    (Mathhombre) Miscellanea, Penrose, Mathematician. Quotation and graphic from...

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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 - "Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas." Einstein on Emmy Noether. I've always maintained that math is an art, and there was none more dedicated to her art than Noether. Neither sexism nor Nazis could keep her from learning and teaching the poetry of numbers..

    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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    pi-ku

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    Rachel Carson quote

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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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    Quote by Albert Einstein, "Any fool can know..." Background photo courtesy of Backgrounds Etc (CC BY 2,0) via flickr.

    The Point Is To Understand

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    Tutoring & Multiplication Table...

    Tutoring & Multiplication Table

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

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