Category Archives: Curriculum

Details related to math curricula, past, present and future, to include standards.

My AP Calculus AB Brochure

As AP Fair night approaches, our principal asked if we wished to revise the brochures we created last year.  As I wanted to tweak mine a bit, I set about doing just that earlier this evening.  While it is a … Continue reading

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Disconnected Mathematics: The Whole is Not Greater than the Sum of its Parts

Originally posted on Reflections of a Second-career Math Teacher:
One of my calculus periods continues to struggle mightily while learning new concepts, especially if they need to recall prior knowledge, or worse connect it to the new material.  As an…

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Accelerating in AP Calculus

For my first time as a credentialed teacher, my AP Calculus AB students learned content rapidly enough for us to move on significantly faster than originally planned.  As shown below, the plan for the first week back from Christmas break included a full … Continue reading

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