Please hang with me here as I'm going to share of my own failures in Junior High and High School, the moments where the dime dropped, and how I can now do a lot of quilty math in my head. I'll begin with breaking down the question and clarifying my intent. While I failed math… Continue reading Has anyone ever written an article encouraging quilters to do math?
Hang with me as this is shaping up to be the first in a series of posts on education, and learning. At the outset please know that these are my opinions based in part on my experience as a student, and as a teacher, and I welcome conversation. The thinking process of education, learning, learning… Continue reading Be a Nonagon in a Square
Here I am, more than 20 years post high school using Algebra and Geometry every day as a quilter. Yep, every day, I can hardly believe it myself, with how hard I found Algebra 2 of the 4 years I took it. (I failed Algebra 1 and Algebra 2 and had to take them a… Continue reading Thank you Mrs. Hastings, Ms. Roux and Ms. Bacon