Welcome to Niles's teaching homepage!
This page has links to current course homepages, and additional fun topics.
Math 1136: Number and Operations for Teachers
Calculus for Middle Grade Teachers
Fun topic links
From time to time our class material connects to exciting and interesting mathematics which is just beyond the scope of the course. The links below each have a collection of short topics for extra-curricular enjoyment! You don't necessarily have to be taking a course from me to appreciate them, and each description includes links for further information.
Math for elementary and middle grade teachers
- Fun Topics from elementary arithmetic
- Fun Topics from elementary geometry
- Evaluating series using geometry (similarity).
- Fun Topics from elementary calculus
- Topics and pictures from a course in point set topology
- Exercises from a course in homological algebra
Pointers to some other information that doesn't fit elsewhere.
- Notes on getting started with Latex
- TikZ Examples and Demos
- Slides from a 2012 talk on enjoying the job market!
Undergraduate projects mentored
Click here for a description of past projects I've mentored.