NCM news 2010: Pi day

Today it´s Pi-Day
http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn18649-pi-day-five-tasty-facts-abou...

More info about and reactions to the US Commom Core State Curriculum
http://ncm.gu.se/node/4324

Which Jobs Pay New Hires Best?
http://hotjobs.yahoo.com/career-articles-which_jobs_pay_new_hires_best-1158
250 Best-Paying Jobs, Second Edition
http://www.jist.com/shop/product.php?productid=3522&cat=0&page=1%C2%A0

An new  ICMI-Study (21): Mathematics Education and Language Diversity. The aims are:
1. To gather together a community of researchers who are currently addressing issues of language diversity as they relate to mathematics education;
2. To reflect on the current state of research on these issues and propose a research agenda for the future;
3. To disseminate findings from research to date and issues for future work to the wider mathematics education research community and to practitioners
http://www.icmi-21.co.za/index.php?page_id=140
http://mathunion.org/icmi/home

Mathematics and Fashion
http://www.style.com/fashionshows/review/F2010RTW-ISMIYAKE
Bridges ...
http://www.bridgesmathart.org/

The solitude of Primes
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/12/books/12eder.html