Math doesn’t have to be a pie in the sky dream for students

Creative learning on Pi Day


BULL’S-EYE—Medea Creek Principal Brad Benioff gets creamed with a pie thrown by student Jerry Song at the conclusion of Pi Day. Right, Benioff with Pi Day grand champion Sarah Spellman.
Medea Creek Middle School in Oak Park celebrated the mathematical constant of Pi last week.
It was an infinitely good time.
Pi Day was March 14, as in 3.14, the value of Pi.
Pi is the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter.
Students and teachers like to have fun with Pi because it&rs...

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