An Ode to Sara VanDerWerf & the Power of Building Each Other Up

If you are teaching math in Minnesota, or if you are involved in #MTBoS, chances are, you’ve come across Sara VanDerWerf.  If you aren’t yet, stop now, click on that link and go read her entire blog. You’re welcome. Continue reading “An Ode to Sara VanDerWerf & the Power of Building Each Other Up”

Well, That Escalated Quickly…

This started as a paragraph in my “About Me” section, and perhaps reveals the philosophical mush I found myself in while I spent an embarrassingly long time choosing the title of this blog. But as a first blog post, it’s a decent attempt at my current, honest – if wildly philosophical and abstract – feelings toward teaching and math. I’ll get more specific in future posts. 

Why “Arbitrarily Close”?

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