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Second Time Around

We’re into this unit again with the freshmen. Teaching a course the second time around is a joy. I have a much better idea of what difficulties they’re going to have. What mistakes they’re going to make. What the misconceptions … Continue reading

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What’s Normal?

We’re about a third of the way in The Pit and the Pendulum unit and I think most of the cherubs are getting a nice understanding the importance of sample size, controlled experiments, and representing data with histograms. After our … Continue reading

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