Math Circles

May 21, 2018

Clear Sky event at Robert Eagle Staff Middle School

WXML visited Robert Eagle Staff Middle School on May 8th for an Urban Native Education Alliance Clear Sky event. Our main activity was first making various shapes with our “polyhedral sheets” and then describing the similarities and differences between the shapes. By the end of the event, the students and families had discovered a formula…

STEM Night at John Rogers Elementary

WXML visited John Rogers Elementary on April 20th for their STEM Night. We brought a 3-D printer to demonstrate how we make some of our physical models of mathematical objects. We also brought “polyhedral sheets” which the students used to fold paper into various shapes, including cubes and icosahedrons!

September 29, 2017

Math Teachers Circles: Take 1

A great writeup by Micaela Newman (@altmath) on the first of our Math Teachers’ Circles: Teacher Math Circles: Take 1

August 23, 2017

WXML and Math for Love Math Teacher Circles

We’re super excited to be working with Math for Love on Math Teacher Circles again this year! We kicked off with a great workshop with over 30 teachers from all across Seattle! Here’s a full recap of the workshop, by Dan Finkel of Math for Love. Math Teacher Circles Like last year, our sessions are…

August 12, 2017

Math Circles 2017-18

We are delighted to announce that we will be continue to partner with Math for Love, to conduct Math Teachers Circles for elementary and middle school teachers in the Seattle area. This builds on last year’s efforts, which were conducted with support from the American Institute of Mathematics. If you are interested in volunteering to work with us…