Issue #24 - MathsLinks Newsletter - resources for maths teachers

This edition includes: a nice video introduction to Pythagoras' Theorem; a re-release of the HSC Online resource site and a brief summary of research on using calculators in primary schools.

What do Euclid, 12-year-old Einstein, and American President James Garfield have in common? They all came up with elegant proofs for the famous Pythagorean theorem, one of the most fundamental rules of geometry and the basis for practical applications like constructing stable buildings and triangulating GPS coordinates.

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