Archives

California Dreamin!

Harry, Me and Claire

 

Harry Nelson

In 2006, I met Harry and Claire Nelson at my first International Puzzle Party in Boston.  I was thrilled to meet Harry as he’s a legend in the puzzle world.  His accomplishments are numerous in the areas of puzzles, mathematics, computers and chess.  Harry was also the editor of the Journal of Recreational Mathematics for [...]

Off to California!

Tomorrow morning bright and early I’m leaving for California.  Bill Ritchie, C.E.O of ThinkFun, Charlotte Fixler, Curriculum Specialist for ThinkFun and I are exhibiting at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) in San Diego. 

Bill and I are both doing workshops.  My hands-on workshop will show over 100 teachers how to use ThinkFun games to teach problem solving.  [...]