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Here is a list of articles, presentations, and interviews by Bobson. Media mentions of Bobson are on the Press page.

 

Publications

Practical Algebra: A Self-Teaching Guide, 3rd edition (co-author), Hoboken: Wiley, forthcoming.

“Overcoming Students’ Math Anxiety,” in From Failure to Success: Teachers Describe What They Learn from Mistakes, Rowman & Littlefield, forthcoming.

"Tiered Activities Make Math More Inclusive," MiddleWeb, June 2, 2020.

"How to Assess Students' Math Skills Remotely," Classroom Q&A with Larry Ferlazzo, Education Week, May 8, 2020.

"Math Instruction in the Age of the Coronavirus," Classroom Q&A with Larry Ferlazzo, Education Week, May 7, 2020.

The Math Teacher's Toolbox, San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2020.

"Writing Has Improved Our Teaching," Classroom Q&A with Larry Ferlazzo, Education Week, April 18, 2020.

"What Are Effective Ways to Use Tech in Math Classes?," Classroom Q&A with Larry Ferlazzo, Education Week, March 12, 2019.

"Effective Ways Students Can Teach Their Classmates," Classroom Q&A with Larry Ferlazzo, Education Week, November 16, 2018.

"Ways to Handle a Class that Has Gotten Out of Control," Classroom Q&A with Larry Ferlazzo, Education Week, October 27, 2018.

"Revising Common Core Math Should Be Just the Beginning," Math for America Teacher Voices blog, November 4, 2016.

“How to Make Standardized Tests Fairer,” Washington Post, May 28, 2015.

“Better Teacher Grading,” Letter to the Editor, Queens Chronicle, March 5, 2015.

“Three Things that Our Next Education Commissioner Needs,” Queens Tribune, December 24, 2014.

“Improving Student Reasoning in Geometry” (co-author), Mathematics Teacher, August 2013.

Contributing author, “News Quiz,” The Learning Network blog, New York Times, 2010-2014.

Article reviewer, Mathematics Teacher, 2008-present.

“Functions,” Field guide for teachers, Museum of Mathematics, 2010.

Book review, Cartoon Corner: Humor-Based Mathematics Activities, edited by Andy Reeves. Mathematics Teacher, May 2008.

Book review, Crimes and Mathdemeanors, by Leigh Hathout, Mathematics Teacher, February 2008.

Presentations

"Teaching Math as a Language," Association of Mathematics Teachers of New York State (AMTNYS) Conference (Rochester, NY), November 15-16, 2019.

"Probability and Statistics Made Easy," Long Island Mathematics Conference (Old Westbury, NY), March 15, 2019.

"Exploring Fractions from Elementary to High School Math," TMCNYC 2018 Conference (New York, NY), August 22, 2018.

"The Meaning of the Mean," Joint Mathematics Meetings, American Mathematical Society Special Session on Communication of Mathematics via Interactive Activities (Baltimore, Md.), January 2014.

Interviews

"Interview with NYC Teachers on the Challenges They Face with Remote Learning," Talk Out of School, WBAI 99.5 FM, April 22, 2020.

"School Closed? Time to Write That Book You've Been Considering," BAM! Radio Network, April 4, 2020.

"Six Ways to Use Technology Effectively in Math Classes," BAM! Radio Network, February 18, 2019.

"Peer Instruction: How Students Can Teach Each Other," BAM! Radio Network, October 28, 2018.

"When Your Classroom Spirals Out of Control, Do This," BAM! Radio Network, October 10, 2018.

"Bobson Wong," edtalk video, July 2013.

"American Graduate: A Conversation with Teachers," PBS television show, June 18, 2012.