Beyond Pencil and Paper: Using GeoGebra to Enhance Competency in Geometry

Protractors, rulers and compasses have gone high tech with the introduction of a new app. GeoGebra is a sophisticated mathematics app available on the students’ iPads that has been proving an especially helpful tool in Teacher Dave’s geometry classes. “GeoGebra allows the student to extend their thinking even after they’ve completed a construction through manipulating […]

Backyard Winter Bird Feeding

At some point in my youth, my mom one day attached a clear suction cup and a clear plastic bird feeder to our kitchen window. Magically, birds began to appear regularly, zooming in and out, snagging the food supplied by mom and then seeking refuge in the nearby birch tree. As winter progressed in upstate […]