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Humanizing computation

Mathematics education needs an update in its ideas about the role of hand computation: Let the human do human things, and the computer do computer things. »

Setting boundaries in your syllabus

One thing that belongs in your syllabus is an explicit statement of when you are available and when you are not, to set boundaries between work and the rest of life. Here's my policy and how I make it work. »

Three things to leave off of your syllabus

While a fully-realized syllabus is essential for the first day of a class, some information we often put into them is better left unsaid at first. »