Comments02/07/2016 #2 CityVP ManjitI can put the picture of every boring math teacher that I have known, whose definition of math taught me to avoid this subject rather than embrace it, and if the educational system is blind and stupid, it is in this traditionally defined area of mathematics and how it is defined from an encyclopedic view that is the greatest loss. Otherwise the math I have discovered today is one related to beauty 1: http://bit.ly/29giSqL 2: http://www.cut-the-knot.org/manifesto/beauty.shtml 3: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/david-h-bailey/why-mathematics-matters_b_4794617.html
- Producer02/07/2016Where did all the Math go during the long holidays?In this fascinating article by Harvard's Graduate School of Education, students on average lose 2.6 months of learning in Math over the summer. Now that's a great loss of learning for anyone. Why? The article claims that many parents — and their...
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