Struggling Math Students Changed My Life

Struggling math students get the shaft. Happens all the time. After months of daily math teeth-pulling (all chronicled in my prior blogpost The Math Teacher Miracle that Changed My Life), my math-hating, class-skipping, homework-allergic, test-phobic, struggling math...

The Math Teacher Miracle that Changed My Life

Miracles really can happen for a math teacher. The roster: 25 students who had previously failed the first half of Geometry, had lousy attendance, thought they didn’t “need” Geometry, still didn’t grasp basic algebra or even foundational arithmetic skills, hadn’t...