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A foot above the rest: Standard system measures up to scrutiny

Shannon Keyser September 15, 2017

I have had many different math and science teachers throughout the years, but nearly all of them have made the same claim: the standard system is ridiculous and America should switch to the metric system....

Students earn honors at TAMU derivative bee

adviser November 17, 2016

Five members of the math club competed at the annual TAMU derivative bee earlier this month. Students include Kaitlyn Montgomery, Patrick Blumenthal, Will Schultz, Lois Warden, and Rachel Paholek. Patrick...

BC Calculus students make semi-finals for integral bee

adviser March 10, 2016

Senior Cooper McCall made it to the semi-final round of the integral bee and senior Bri Nugent made it to the same round during the fall. BC Calculus teacher Donna Miller placed 2nd in the adult category....

Required classes come with added value

John Fuller September 18, 2011

Students are often frustrated by the course requirements for graduation and what are sometimes seen as useless courses that they are required to take. However, most of these classes are not ‘useless’...

Waste of time: Students forced to take irrelevant classes

Davis Downey September 17, 2011

Out of all the useless classes we’re forced to take, math is the worst. I understand that in high school you don’t really know what you’re going to do when you graduate, so they compensate for that...

Morris helps students calculate individual approach to math

Emma Raleigh September 14, 2011

Though math is a subject most students struggle with, good teachers can make the subject less of a hurdle and even instill a sense of respect for the subject. Jill Morris, math teacher and department chair,...

Technology in the Classroom: Math, Art, Foreign Language

John Fuller April 19, 2011

Math For decades, calculators and other limited technologies have been available in the typical math classroom. Yet, today, many math teachers are taking advantage of the opportunity afforded by technology...

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