Just Math

All those equations? Actual labor economics and pollutionn math.

My latest editorial illustration for the amazing Rethinking Schools focuses on teaching math so students can “make sense of and transform the world around them.” The basic idea behind this illustration was to combine a relatively simple drawing with a whole lot of actual math: I dug up equations on wage labor from economics website, and a hell of a lot of stuff about air pollution and energy from a variety of science websites. You can read the full editorial here.

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One thought on “Just Math

  1. This is a really cool drawing.
    Interestingly enough, It is the principles of thermodynamics physics that allowed the industrial revolution….

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