Of all the prompts of depth and complexity, “ethics” is my favorite. It instantly highlights controversy, grey areas, and takes students deeper into any content area. It can seem, on the surface, to be least applicable to math. But here’s the problem: we’re often stuck thinking about math as practicing problems over and over. To […]

# All AboutDepth

## Depth or Complexity Alone Isn’t Deep Enough

You can use the prompts of depth and complexity yet still ask *very shallow* questions. Here’s how to avoid this common pitfall…