Monthly Archives: September 2007


It has been a very strange few days. Here are some fragments: I can’t use my calculator because it has sand in it from the beach. This is too complicated, can’t you just teach me to do this by hand. … Continue reading

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Shamelessly Begging

I wrote about Andy a few days ago. Well, Andy’s program is holding at 11th place. Not bad considering there are 92 teams entered – some of whom had four programmers on the team. Not bad for 17 years old. … Continue reading

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Really- We Don’t Bite

If my students don’t like their quiz grades, they can meet with me before school, after school, or during my free period to go over the quiz. Then they come in again and retake the quiz (new version, of course). … Continue reading

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Promise Kept

As promised a while back, the about me is updated. Short twitterish version and a long version for anyone interested. Warning, it is long. Twitter apparently hasn’t helped much in that regard.

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