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Teacher vs Tester - can you be both?

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Carolyn replied to Madiraju Phaneendra's discussion how the product of two negatives wil be positive
"One of the visual examples I use for algebra students is on the two dimensional coordinate plane. If they label quadrants in counter-clockwise order of I, II, III and IV, then quadrant I and quadrant III are your positive quadrants. Since I always…"
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Jan 11, 2010
Lim Ee Hai replied to Carolyn's discussion Teacher vs Tester - can you be both?
"Yes, giving out test is a painful thing to do. Anxiety builds up it seems. I prefer to do "encouragement" lessons whereby students are applying what is taught without fear of being embarrased through the test result. The idea is to let…"
Oct 26, 2009
Danny Clarke replied to Carolyn's discussion Teacher vs Tester - can you be both?
"Yes, indeed, Carolyn -- I think about it every time I have to give an exam. We want so much for the students to show that they have achieved the course objectives, but it is very hard to determine when they have done so. One of the reasons is…"
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Teacher vs Tester - can you be both?

I often find myself feeling like I hate to have to give math tests. I feel like it does not adequately measure the learning process. I wrote about it in my blog yesterday since I gave the first test of the semester on Friday. I feel like I would do so much better in a small group of maybe five or six students. I would be able to do more discussion and exploring of math…See More
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High Tech Cheating - Or Is It?

Hi Everyone,I was just expressing some of my thoughts about "High Tech Cheating" over on my blog page.http://eclecticgallimaufry.blogspot.com/2009/09/high-tech-cheating-or-is-it.htmlIf you are interested, take a look.ThanksCarolynSee More
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High Tech Cheating - Or Is It?

Posted on September 3, 2009 at 8:00pm 0 Comments

Hi Everyone,

I was just expressing some of my thoughts about "High Tech Cheating" over on my blog page.
http://eclecticgallimaufry.blogspot.com/2009/09/high-tech-cheating-or-is-it.html
If you are interested, take a look.

Thanks
Carolyn

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At 12:06pm on August 15, 2009, Rashmi Kathuria said…
Welcome to Mathematics 24x7. The purpose of this network is to just talk about all possibilities in Mathematics .There are people who love this subject and at the same time there are ones who are struggling for it.
Let us join our hands and look for all possibilities to make it interesting for everybody.
Thanks for joining this network.
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