Author Archives: iskovholt

Primer Dia de clases

WOW!! sobrevivi mi primer dia de clases. No debi de haberme preocupado tanto, ya es my quinto año enseñando matematicas. Pero siempre pasa.  Aunque ya tengas experiencia, siempre te parece que es la primera vez que enseñas. mi primera actividad fue un bingo. Para serte franca, a pesar de que la actividad fue tan sencilla, […]

Standard Based Grading

This is the time of the year were you start getting nervous, specially when you just switch schools. I’ve been dreaming about all the different things I want my students to learn budding the first few weeks of school, and one of these days will be dedicated the how I grade in the classroom. See, […]

Bilingual Education

I am still looking for more research that supports bilingual education and its benefits to learn mathematics. I liked this report from PBS,  http://www.pbs.org/parents/theparentshow/blog/surprising-advantages-of-bilingual-education/  

Math mistakes posters

I also though about ” Mistakes are required after this point” or ” Making mistakes is the first step for greatness” anyhow, I am very excited to teach the growth mind approach to learn mathematics next year!!

Math Mistakes

This is one keynote I created for my summer class

Ok, here I go!

Ok, here I go. As I started creating this blog, I went back and for, on whether I should write it in English or in Spanish. Well I think I’ll do it in both. So, don’t be surprised when you see a post in Spanish.  After all, this year, I’ll be teaching mathematics in Spanish […]