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“Then a Miracle Occurs” Blends Art and Science in Teaching

A favorite New Yorker cartoon of mine is by Sidney Harris. Two men stand in front of a chalkboard. Their demeanor indicates they are mathematicians. Scrawled on the chalkboard to the left of them is step one, a complicated mathematical formula. To the right of them, step three, is the solution to that complicated formula. In […]