Learning Math (Mega Man vs. Tetris)

November 21st, 2016|

Math Proofs vs. Explanations (aka Nutrition vs. Taste)

November 1st, 2016|

Studying a Course (Machine Learning) with the ADEPT Method

August 29th, 2016|

Learning Tip: Fix the Limiting Factor

May 4th, 2016|

Honest and Realistic Guides for Learning

April 9th, 2016|

BetterExplained Podcast Interview with Developer Tea

April 6th, 2016|

Site Update: New Look & Mission

March 20th, 2016|

Avoiding The Adjective Fallacy

September 27th, 2015|

Learning To Learn: Intuition Isn’t Optional

June 4th, 2015|

Learn Difficult Concepts with the ADEPT Method

October 10th, 2014|

Site Update: New Design + Intuition Cheatsheet

February 14th, 2014|

BetterExplained Calculus Course Now Available (Public Beta)

November 25th, 2013|

It’s Time For An Intuition-First Calculus Course

July 26th, 2013|

**Summary:** I'm building a calculus course from the ground-up focused on *permanent intuition*, not the cram-test-forget cycle we've come to expect. Interested? Sign up for the [mailing list]( to get news about the pilot, launching early August. The learning principles below will guide its development.

Print Edition of “Math, Better Explained” Now Available

May 29th, 2013|

I'm thrilled to announce the print edition of [*Math, Better Explained*]( is available on Amazon: With the magic of print-on-demand, you can order the book with overnight shipping (Amazon Prime!), and be reading full-color insights tomorrow. Yowza.

Finding Unity in the Math Wars

August 21st, 2012|

I usually avoid current events, but recent [skirmishes]( in the math world prompted me to chime in. To recap, there've been heated discussions about math education and the role of online resources like Khan Academy.

Sign Up for the BetterExplained Email List

June 20th, 2012|

Hi all! I’m starting an email list for BetterExplained readers and everyone interested in deep, intuitive learning. Sign up with the form below...

Learning To Learn: Embrace Analogies

April 24th, 2012|

Site Update: Ahas and FAQs for articles

April 12th, 2012|

I've just added a new feature to the site: an Aha / FAQ section for each article. You can add an aha! moment or question, and vote / discuss them individually. This extends [](, making mini-posts for key ideas in an article.

Math, Better Explained available on the Kindle Store!

December 9th, 2011|

Hi all, I wanted to announce that Math, Better Explained is available on the Kindle store! If you’re looking for a digital gift this holiday season, I know just the ticket :).

Site updates for

October 26th, 2011|

Share your insights: (beta)

June 2nd, 2011|

Math Webinar Sat 6/19/2010 @ 2pm EST

June 17th, 2010|

Learning To Learn: Pencil, Then Ink

January 13th, 2010|

Turn ‘Huh?’ to Aha! and Build Lasting Math Insight

September 15th, 2009|

Share your 'Aha's:

October 10th, 2008|

Slogan Contest: The Winners Are In

December 18th, 2007|

Slogan Contest: Help describe this site!

December 5th, 2007|

What do you want Better Explained?

October 7th, 2007|

Welcome to BetterExplained!

September 13th, 2006|