
My 100th post. So why not bash algebra?  Granted, and…
Grant Wiggins and his take on Algebra 1, not as a set of content items but as a course. I agree with much of what he says here. Algebra 1 is disjointed, meaningless and very frustrating. Why?

My Problem Based Curriculum Maps  emergent math
Problem based curriculum maps with only free resources for algebra and geometry at several levels. This is the same person who started the Inquiry based Curriculum maps. Very wonderful resources.

Authentic Education – Grant Wiggins presentation on assessment
A slide show and narrative by Grant Wiggins, author of “Understanding by Design”. He poses some great thought provoking questions and a different way of thinking about the testing.

Handout_QuickGuidetoWebTools.docx – Dropbox
From Bill Ferriter, the “Tempered Radical” a document that lists his favorite Web2.0 Tools for use as a teacher or with learners.
Apr 142013