Conic, Parametric and Polar Equations. Oh, my!

At ISB, we let students skip ahead in math courses, trying to meet ability rather than age.  However, we want them to be with their peers in the last two years of high school.  In part because the IB is changing their mathematics courses for the DP (grade 11/12 courses) so we did not want themContinue reading “Conic, Parametric and Polar Equations. Oh, my!”

#TMC17 #MTBoS – What’s in a name?

I attended my first TMC – Twitter Math Camp, this year.  And I learned so, so much.  I loved every presentation I went to, every lunch I had with local teachers and being surrounded by mostly high school math teachers (which rarely happens for me at conferences!)  But the thing I keep reflecting on withContinue reading “#TMC17 #MTBoS – What’s in a name?”