This is the official site for the Mathematics Teachers' Circle of Austin, a professional learning community that brings together middle and high school math teachers and professional mathematicians so that they may work together and learn from each other.
Hanna Bennett has written up a very nice solution to the Fall Challenge Problem, asking for all the semiregular tilings. Please see Hanna Bennett's Solution to the Semi-regular tiling problem.
Mark your calendar for the spring MTCA sessions to be held from 6-8 pm in NOA 1.116 on the following dates:
- Thursday, Jan 30, 2014
- Thursday, Feb 27, 2014
- Thursday, Mar 27, 2014
- Thursday, Apr 24, 2014
Information and handouts from previous workshops can be found by clicking on the Previous Workshops tab in the sidebar. There you will find links to all previous MTCA workshops. When handouts are available, they will be found as links at the bottom of each post. You can also find links to handouts from our summer workshops by clicking on Workshops, then following the links to the summer workshops in 2010, 2011, and 2012.
Collaborative Mathematics Challenge update: The Seventh Math Collaborative Challenge problem is posted! Here's the video of Jason explaining the problem:
Collaborative Mathematics Challenge #7
Responses to previous Collaborative Mathematics Challenge have been posted. View, comment, and add your students' solutions or extensions at http://www.collaborativemathematics.org/archive.html .
Laura Battle's 5th Grade Class solves the locker problem.
Registration is free and open to all math teachers/instructional specialists/coordinators in the Austin area. Join us for dinner and problem-solving fun! See calendar below for more details.
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