Category Archives: Mystery Teacher Theatre 2000

Did any Chicago teachers participate in #mtt2k?

In the Khan Academy video critiques did any Chicago teacher participate?  Or even leave a comment? http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2012/06/12/how-much-do-chicago-public-school-teachers-make/ A Chicago Public Schools spokesperson said average pay for teachers, without benefits, is $76,000. As far as we know, the entire Chicago public … Continue reading

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#mtt2k Khan Academy Videos Draft of Charges Preliminary

John Golden and David Coffey have posted another episode in their Mystery Teacher Theatre 2000 series. http://mathhombre.blogspot.com/2012/07/MTT2K-Ep2.html Based on this video, the following might be summarized as a possible set of charges against Khan.  I don’t say this is my … Continue reading

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#mtt2k Joe Wagner Backpack.tv defense of Khan Academy

Joe Wagner of Backpack.tv has posted a defense of Khan Academy at Youtube.  The main purpose of this blog post is to summarize his defense and allow others to post comments on this defense.  The defense is posted at Youtube … Continue reading

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#mtt2k Khan Academy videos procedural v conceptual repeated addition

This is a continuation of the discussion of procedural v conceptual in the context of Khan Academy videos. It also brings in the Keith Devlin initiated debate on multiplication as repeated addition for natural numbers as opposed to an operation … Continue reading

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#MTT2k Khan Videos Conceptual v. Procedural

Readers are invited to comment on their answers to the following questions. Are Khan videos procedural but not conceptual? All videos are procedural? All videos are non-conceptual? Khan videos are non-conceptual? Is procedural non-conceptual? Is conceptual non-procedural? A concept is … Continue reading

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#MTT2k Prize Khan Academy Video Contest Critique Chronology

June 18, 2012 John Golden and David Coffey do the first critique video and a blog post on it. MTT2K – Episode 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=hC0MV843_Ng 16,329 views as of July 7 2012 89 likes, 122 dislikes John Golden blog post http://mathhombre.blogspot.com/2012/06/mystery-teacher-theatre-2000.htmlContinue reading

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#MTT2k Khan Academy Put Call Parity Video

This blog will analyze the Khan Academy Put Call Parity Videos as part of the #MTT2k project. I have completed a first video using Popcorn Maker. http://maker.mozillapopcorn.org/4ff5ac4312adc1386700075e.html This is a simple example.  The user should drag the time to around … Continue reading

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