Explorations Guide

A guide to understanding, using, and developing Explorations — The Solving of Novel Problems.

“Proper Questions”

“If I had an hour to solve a problem and my life depended on it, I would use the first 55 minutes determining the proper… Continue


Welcome to the first of our new Explorations. Joining the work of What if Math and Education Resources Consortium (ERC), Explorations provide students with a… Continue

Our Partner — ERC

ERC Educational Resource Consortium We’re suggesting a “New Architecture” for learning – one that foments deeper and more naturalistic intellectual engagement, provides flexible yet durable… Continue

Science of Patterns

“The rapid growth of computing and applications has helped cross-fertilize the mathematical sciences, yielding an unprecedented abundance of new methods, theories, and models. Examples from… Continue

Single Concepts

It is surprising how life loops around returning to similar, perhaps familiar would be a more appropriate word, ideas. My first foray into developing curriculum… Continue

The Original Spreadsheet

Why Spreadsheets?

9 reasons spreadsheets should be the mathematics engine of choice in schools. Spreadsheets are equity platforms available to all students at no cost. They can… Continue