Two (Personal) Stories About Math Homework

I’ve said before on this blog that Math homework is the bane of many students’ existence. Perhaps the best proof of this fact is reading content on social media such as Facebook and Twitter. On those sites, you’ll see countless posts from students (at all levels)...

Devils, Angels, and Math Homework

I LOVE Twitter. The other day someone tweeted (I’m paraphrasing): “Maybe I could summon the devil to do my math homework for me.” Let’s unpack this statement, which contains 2 assumptions… The first assumption is that only a diabolical entity would be cool enough or...