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Pandemic Playtime: How the Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival Saved My Life

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A Life-Changing Revelation: Problems vs. Exercises

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MAA Focus: Despite Pandemic JRMF Expands Around the World

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Circling to Connect from Math Teachers' Circle Network

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New York Times Opinion Piece: Finding Fun and Inspiration in Math

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The Santa Fe New Mexican: Making Math Fun

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MAA Focus: Julia Robinson Festivals in a Virtual World

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What 500 Attendees Learned at Our Crucero Matematico

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Technology as Opportunity to Overcome Barriers in the Classroom

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What the Best Mathematics Teachers Are Doing This Weekend