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Thanks, Mitch. A super reminder!!

Mitch Teemley

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“Consider the liliesof the field: how they grow. They neither toil nor spin, yet I tell you, even Solomon in all his glory was not adorned like one of these.” ~Matthew 6:28-29

“Or ask the animalsand they will teach you. Or the birds in the sky and they will tell you. Or speak to the earth and it will teach you. Or let the fish in the sea inform you. Which of all these does not know that the hand of the LORD has done this? ~Job 12:7-10

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Remember your geometry!

slide-rule-332493_1920I remember when my dad sat in on my older sister’s 10th grade geometry presentation during Parent/Teacher conferences back in the day.  The soon-to-be-retired teacher basically told the attending parents that geometry wasn’t all that important.

You just don’t say that parents, particularly one who is a Professional Engineer…

Dad must have been chewing on his slide rule to prevent himself from saying anything, until he got home that is.  I remember his frustration in that, at the very least, geometry teaches logical thinking and step-by-step problem solving. How is it that a math teacher missed the application of what he was teaching? Continue reading “Remember your geometry!”