Dan Meyer on real-world math

01/7/2013

How does Dan Meyer make learning math enjoyable and interesting? He makes math problems "irresistible" to students, "so they have to know the answer." With the help of a camera, a tripod, and some creativity, he achieves this goal by taking students' interest and layering math on top of it. In an ASCD Express video, Meyer shares several engaging scenarios that he's recorded for his class. Watch.

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