Attitudes (Mistakes are our friends II)

Attitudes (Mistakes are our friends II)

Helene If we want to change how our students feel about mistakes, our classroom has to be a safe place to make them. Once upon a time my brand new husband and I were driving 600 miles to our tiny new apartment. It was the middle of the night and the middle of nowhere...
Is Math Class a Bully?

Is Math Class a Bully?

Is Math Class a Bully? What’s it like to have a bully in your life? Being repeatedly shamed and humiliated. Feeling powerless to make it better. Dreading school… That sounds like math class for too many American kids.¬†Somehow, students learn from their...