Untangling Math Education With Knitting
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 864 , Segment 3
Episode: Social Bot Battle, Abolishing ICE, The Mathematics of Knitting
- Jul 26, 2018 9:00 pm
- 7:36 mins
Guest: Sara Jensen, PhD, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Carthage College What do you remember from college algebra class? Whiteboards? Thick textbooks? Knitting needles? Wait, what? Carthage College math professor Sara Jensen designed an entire course around knitting to help her students grasp parts of math that go beyond solving equations in a notebook.