Occasional blog posts about maths and teaching.

Letter to a mathematical ‘non-believer’ – on mathematics and ‘other’ religions

Does mathematics contain fundamental flaws, and are mathematicians and teachers peddling a pseudo-religious falsehood designed to corrupt and indoctrinate young minds that all starts with the argument that 0.999… = 1?   I recently published a video on the Mathsaurus YouTube channel discussing the statement that 0.999… = 1 and the ways it can be interpreted…

Teaching maths online

If you’re looking to try out teaching maths (or anything else) online, this guide and the video below will help you get up with everything you need! A lot of people are trying this out for the first time due to the COVID-19 outbreak, but teaching online was already a growing trend, and I’m sure…