Mythbusting Mr. Incredible’s “New Math”

In Incredibles 2, Bob Parr (aka Mr. Incredible) was very frustrated by his son's new math curriculum. I compare Mr. Incredible's frustration with today's parents' exasperation over Common Core Math, debunking some myths and looking back at the history of and research in math education.

Trip Review: Hong Kong Disneyland Part 1

In July 2017, I turned a layover in Hong Kong into about 30 hours at Hong Kong Disneyland as a birthday present to myself. Although a typhoon warning put a serious damper on how much I was able to do in my short time there, I greatly enjoyed the experience. In this post, I give my thoughts on the attractions and entertainment in the park.