
Mathematics Education: A Way Forward
The objective of good math teaching should not be to “cover the curriculum” but to show students how to explore our fascinating and beautiful world through the lens of mathematics. We must change our focus in math education from a focus on a largely irrelevant and uninteresting set of learning objectives to a focus on making math relevant and engaging for students.
 – By Maggie Verster

13YearOld Designs Efficient Solar Array Inspired By Oak Trees
This is the kind of thinking we should stimulate in our students
 – By Maggie Verster

Sum up today’s lesson in a tweet
How a maths teacher is using twitter in his classroom.
 – By Maggie Verster

MathX is a mxit maths game to hone those basic skills
“MathX is a mathematical game where the player is given 4 single digit numbers (09). The player must apply the basic operators (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division) to each of these numbers, using all the numbers once only, to get to the answer 24.”
 – By Maggie Verster
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