Math teacher's textbook fosters critical thinking

By Eojin Choi The Critical Thinking Co. recently published middle school math teacher Darin Beigie’s “Mathematical Reasoning Middle School Supplement,” a collection of theme-based activity sets that contain non-routine math problems for seventh and eighth graders. After 16 years of teaching, which included years of experience creating his own material, Beigie decided to put a […]

Fighting Men

By Sammy Roth When Tulane University football player Vic Eumont enlisted in the Army in 1969 to avoid being drafted, he expected to go straight to Vietnam. instead, he found himself in Germany coaching football. The Cold War was in full swing, but the American military was not doing any fighting in Europe, so the […]