Creativity in Mathematics

 

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How do you think about the link between 21st Century Competencies and the learning of mathematics?  The list below sounds suspiciously like the reasons I teach mathematics ergo mathematics is a creative endeavour…. More evidence for why our teaching must EVOLVE or go EXTINCT…. mathematics should make students curious, joyful and excited to discuss, compare and create…..

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I would add:

Students composing and decomposing number, space and shape in multiple ways through various mediums.

 

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