Author Archives: Dave aka Mr. Math Teacher

About Dave aka Mr. Math Teacher

Secondary math teacher teaching math intervention, algebra 1, honors precalculus, and AP Calculus AB. I spent 25 years in high tech in engineering, marketing, sales and business development roles in the satellite communications, GPS, semiconductor, and wireless industries. I am awed by the potential in our nation's youth and I hope to instill in them the passion to improve our world at local, state, national, and global levels.

Math Teaching–Cartoons

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
For the monthly feature of cartoons, I have found that the cartoonist’s pen spared no ink on popular attitudes toward math and how it is taught in schools.  Enjoy!…

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Poems By and For Teachers: What Teachers Make (Taylor Mali)

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
The following brief resume is taken from Taylor Mali’s website: Mali is a vocal advocate of teachers and the nobility of teaching, having himself spent nine years in the…

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The Book That Got Teaching Right (Samuel Freedman)

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
? Samuel G. Freedman has authored seven books one of which is Small Victories: The Real World of a Teacher, Her Students, and Their High School. He is a…

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