Category Archives: Math Education

Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 10, Number 6

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. 10 years of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin! With Volume 10, Number 6, we’ve published 42 interviews with women in mathematics, dozens of … Continue reading

Posted in math, Math Education | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 10, Number 4

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. Volume 10, Number 4 opens with an interview with Nalini Joshi, Professor of Mathematics in the School of Mathematics and Statistics at the … Continue reading

Posted in math, Math Education | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 10, Number 3

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. Volume 10, Number 3 opens with an interview with Sommer Gentry, professor of mathematics at the US Naval Academy. Prof. Gentry invented a … Continue reading

Posted in math, Math Education | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 10, Number 2

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. Volume 10, Number 2 opens with an interview with Doris Schattschneider, professor emerita of mathematics at Moravian College. Among many other things, Professor Schattschneider … Continue reading

Posted in math, Math Education | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Potatoes are made of ducks

Recently at the Girls’ Angle Club, we mentioned that from a contradiction, one can prove anything. One of our members, Barry Allen (pseudonym!), challenged us to prove that potatoes are made of ducks given that potatoes are made of wood. So … Continue reading

Posted in math, Math Education | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 10, Number 1

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. Volume 10, Number 1 opens with an interview with Dr. Brandy Wiegers, an assistant professor of mathematics at Central Washington University and associate … Continue reading

Posted in math, Math Education | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Virtual Reality!

Virtual Reality excites me because I believe it is the ideal home for a math museum. Years ago, I helped MoMath create its Math Midway. We strove to deliver visceral experiences where visitors could gain increased appreciation for and understanding … Continue reading

Posted in Math Education | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment