Category Archives: Education

I’m Not Bad at Math, Just Math Homework

I’m Not Bad at Math, Just Math Homework

Maybe math phobia can be avoided by changing the way we think about it, teach it, or at least assign it for homework. Read More

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Taxonomies Are Fun

Taxonomies Are Fun

I’m notoriously against dichotomies when it comes to people. Objects, on the other hand, are fun to sort. There are games based on the concept of using dichotomies to identify objects: Twenty Questions, and all its spinoffs, like this Hedbandz game my kids have. Through a series of yes or no questions, you gradually narrow… Read More