Mathematical Rigor Mortis: The Quest for a Cure

Mar 7, 2022

2:30pm – 2:50pm CT

Recording: Mathematical Rigor Mortis: The Quest for a Cure, Mar 7, 2022

For many, mathematics classes are where dreams go to die, and other casualties are left in its wake: a joy for mathematics, appreciation of its beauty, and understanding that it all makes perfect sense. Instead of a storyline, math is remembered as a collection of plotless plots and pointless points. Many are working to fix it, but we all need to understand the issues and do our part. What does it mean to learn math? What can you do to stop the downward spiral? These, and more, are answered in

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This event will be in person

Details

Format:

Future20

Type:

Session

Track:

Practice & Pedagogy

Level:

Basic Understanding

Focus Area:

K-12 Education