Jon Bannon
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Is it worth grading calculus homework?
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What do math majors (actually) do after graduation?
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Knowing mathematics does not translate to knowing to teach mathematics. Why?
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Metonymy in mathematics
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What happened to the Moore method?
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Justifications for: Why learn mathematics?
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Revisiting topics from previous courses
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Mathematical education by country
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What fraction of the population is incapable of learning algebra?
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How to tactfully discourage casual, implicit disparagement of mathematics
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Wonder as motivation
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"A computer program IS a proof": Introducing rigor via programming
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How to advise students who want to do a "Bourbaki"-style study?
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How does one create "good" math problems?
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Example "bad proofs"?
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Should students be told they're wrong
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Emphasizing the discrete in early undergraduate education?
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Evaluating the reception of (epsilon, delta) definitions
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Literature on learning from errors in mathematics
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How to balance higher order thinking and drill/practice
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What are some good mathematical applications to present in an abstract algebra course?
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What is a number?
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Emphasizing Statistics instead of Calculus
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Learning Mathematics with the aid of spaced repetition systems
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How can creativity be incorporated into elementary school mathematics?
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How can I retain the mathematics that I've supposedly learnt?
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How to invite humanities students to study mathematics?
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How does a student learn to 'dig behind the scenes' or 'feel' math like a Fields Medallist?
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Requiring students to know all the proofs on an oral exam
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Proofs that make theorems less clear