Common Principles for Uncommon Schools

Horace Jimmy Frickey

One Instructor’s Quest for a Collaborative Professional Culture

With a B.S. in math but no prior math education training, my first job as a math teacher was at an alternative charter school with a holistic mission. I was charged with teaching math to five groups of 17 7th, 8th, and 9th graders, embracing problem solving, communication, and collaboration. Few of these students had been taught math in this

Horace: Jimmy Frickey Published: February 29, 2008 By: Jimmy Frickey Topics: Classroom Culture