Author Archives: Mr. M.

About Mr. M.

Searching for the elusive effective math classroom.

Stop the Insanity!

What has grading become but the ongoing race for points?  Invariably, around the 2 or 3 day mark before the end of the grading period, I start hearing that all too familiar question, “What can I do to get my … Continue reading

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So why blog?  Teachers are busy, I mean busy, busy! Do we really have time for one more activity? Probably not! But I’ll tell you, I am frustrated! I am really, really, frustrated with the results I am getting in my … Continue reading

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