Developing a Taxonomy of Problems: Not all problems are implemented equally

Why would we design all problems and facilitation in a similar way without having the type of problem identified? It's possible I've been a bit too broad-brush when describing Problem Based Learning (PrBL) in terms of task design and facilitation. I'm beginning to wonder if we need a taxonomy of problems. After all, every problem … Continue reading Developing a Taxonomy of Problems: Not all problems are implemented equally

Quick math blog reading lifehack: syncing Flipboard and Google Reader

One of the reasons I solicited everyone's input on the 2012 Math Blogging Retrospectus was because I have such a problem keeping up with the steady stream of quality math blogging that gets posted every day. While I wouldn't say I've entirely solved the problem, I do have a quick little lifehack I'd like to … Continue reading Quick math blog reading lifehack: syncing Flipboard and Google Reader