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February Meeting Recap

We had a blast exploring the mathematics behind the game SET.  Thanks Dr. Kristen Schreck for leading us through such a fun and enriching session and Thanks to the University of St. Francis for hosting us! We first learned how … Continue reading

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Recap of January 2018 Meeting

We had a great turn out for our first Math Teachers’ Circle Meeting of 2018.  Rita Patel and Nicolette Staley presented on the mathematics of Sodoku.  Groups of K-12 teachers, professors, and future teachers worked together to solve some challenging … Continue reading

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Remember to RSVP for our January Meeting!

Remember to RSVP for our First Meeting of 2018 on January 22nd 6:00-8:30 at Lewis University. Dinner is provided! http://bit.ly/MTCJan2018

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Guide to Evidence-Based Instructional Practices in Undergraduate Mathematics

The Mathematical Association of America put together an Instructional Practices Guide, that is, a “Guide to Evidence-Based Instructional Practices in Undergraduate Mathematics.” I think this is pretty neat and wanted to share it with you all in case you wanted some … Continue reading

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Remember RSVP for our November Meeting!

Just another reminder that our next Math Teachers’ Circle Meeting will be Monday, November 20th from 6:00-8:30 pm at Saint Xavier University. Dinner is provided so please RSVP (by November 16th) here: http://bit.ly/MTCNov2017

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October 16th Meeting Recap: Frogs and Toads

The Southwest Math Circle had the privilege of having Dr. Peter Tingley of Loyola University Chicago lead our October 16th Meeting at Trinity Christian College. Peter first had us do a warm-up problem to start a conversation about strategies for … Continue reading

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Upcoming free online course on Transformations in Plane Geometry!

Hi everyone, I wanted to let you know about an upcoming free online course offered by the Park City Math Institute: Online Course: Geometry Transformed! Dates: November 7 – December 5 Description: A five-week course for teachers who want to deepen their … Continue reading

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