‘Cool’ math

PBS Math Club, a new web series, hopes to persuade middle-school girls that math is “cool.”

Short videos try to connect math to students’ interests. The video on positive and negative integers uses YouTube’s rating system as an example, reports reports Education Week Teacher.

Each video ends with a brief quiz.

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  1. Like 3-2-1 Contact for the next gen, hm. I told my 13yo daughter to watch–will see what she thinks. I must say I never thought of negative numbers as Evil before…