By Ellen Greenberg Four years ago, I created a Twitter account for personal and professional development. It was an entry point for my curiosity in the digital world. I have been teaching mathematics and statistics for more than 20 years after a 6-year career as a computer programming. I found Twitter to be an easy… Read More
The Telegraph is the official teaching and learning e-journal of the Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science Department at Phillips Academy in Andover.
Publications are listed in reverse chronological order.
- Susan Lee ’19 Takes First Place Award in ASA National Data Visualization Poster Competition
- ARML 2019
- Unused Business Cards Become Menger Sponges
- 2019 Math Dept Award Winners
- Alumni Reflections on Their Andover Math Experiences
- A Tribe Called Yes
- MTLI 2019 is on July 24th.
- Math Circle: Loop the Cat
- Unposter Session
- CSC 600 Student Reflections
Susan Lee ’19 researched the impacts of formal Sex Education on STI/SSTD’s and adolescent pregnancy in the United States, as compared to that of the Netherlands. Pictured above is Susan and her AP Statistics teacher, Ellen Greenberg. Susan will take home $300 and a plaque, and also earned a plaque for our school. There will… Read More
Please wish our math team well as they head to Penn State for ARML 2019! In the featured photo above, you can see Math Team members playing the mafia game. GO BIG BLUE!
The Menger sponge is a fractal which is the three-dimensional analog of the Sierpinski carpet. As the number of iterations approaches infinity, the construction’s volume approaches zero while it’s surface area increases without bound. Mr. Lisa’s 575 classes ended up building a level-2 sponge entirely out of business cards.