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Matt Mentor

Matt Mentor, a wise and experienced teacher, offers advice about teaching mathematics topics to beginning teachers. Of course, experienced teachers can join in as well.

Here’s how it works:
Matt will respond in Math Bits to a teaching question posed by a reader. Other readers who have different suggestions or alternative answers to the question are invited to submit their replies to Matt who will post them to this page on the MCTM website.

Send your answers to and Matt will post as many different solutions that adequately address the question as are received.

Have a Question for Matt?
Send your questions about teaching math topics to and watch for Matt’s response in the next issue of Math Bits.

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