Category Archives: Learning

IGNITE SUMMIT Day 1

A bunch of energetic teachers came together to learn more about teaching and learning in an exciting new school, Sampoerna Academy.

Questions: What were some of the A-HA moments for you on Day 1?

Personally I was excited to observe and learn more about the individual teachers; their passion, talent and eagerness to make a dent in the world of education.

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In Defense of Math

Genuine math is thought-provoking and surprising. Unfortunately, school math has been invaded by impostors, things that persist because they are useful for multiple-choice questions on standardized tests. Beautiful math is worth defending — that other stuff is rightfully feared, mocked and forgotten.