Math for Grownups September 17, 2014 5 Math Pitfalls for Journalists Whether the story originates from a study or a few well placed numbers would help drive home a salient point,…

Math Education September 10, 2014 Back to School for Teachers, Students and Parents Now that Labor Day is behind us, it’s safe to say that most of country is back at school. In…

Math at Work Monday September 8, 2014 Math at Work Monday: Louisa the Greeting Card Designer Nothing says hello to a new neighbor like sending a greeting card or an invitation. And cards can mean so much…

Math for Grownups September 5, 2014 Common Core Common Sense: The Series It’s been a blast going unraveling five myths about the Common Core here at Math for Grownups. And I’ve gotten…

Current Events September 3, 2014 Common Core Common Sense: Myths About the Standards, Part 5 In recent months, there’s been a tremendous amount of buzz regarding an educational change called Common Core. And a…

Current Events August 20, 2014 Common Core Common Sense: Myths About the Standards, Part 3 In recent months, there’s been a tremendous amount of buzz regarding an educational change called Common Core. And a…

Current Events August 13, 2014 Common Core Common Sense: Myths About the Standards, Part 2 In recent months, there’s been a tremendous amount of buzz regarding an educational change called Common Core. And a…

Math at Work Monday August 11, 2014 Math at Work Monday: Tina the Event Coordinator Business is business, right? When it’s time to have those meetings and conferences, you want everything to run smoothly…

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Current Events August 6, 2014 Common Core Common Sense: Myths About the Standards, Part 1 In recent months, there’s been a tremendous amount of buzz regarding an educational change called Common Core. And a…

Math at Work Monday July 7, 2014 Math at Work Monday: Cindy the Graphic Designer I sure think it would be fun to be a graphic designer. The only problem is…I’m not sure my…

Math at Work Monday June 23, 2014 Math at Work Monday: Andy the Design Director You probably enjoy a good motion picture from time to time. When watching, you probably do not think about…