Our Towns; Where 2 + 2 Can Open Eyes To a New World
Marrow, is the accounting supervisor for the marketing division ... laude degree in mathematics from Delaware State College, which also recently awarded him an honorary doctorate in humane letters. He started climbing the corporate ladder, but he has ...
Common Core 101: What Is It and How Does It Affect Our Children?
There's yelling and screaming from all sides of the political spectrum about the educational mandate known best as the Common Core ... math, taught in a spiral fashion to build on concepts from grade to grade, is gone. This is replaced by math lattices ...
Numberplay: Tinkering with Ladders
At the next step, you may again use subtraction, to give 1,1,7,7 or division, giving 2, 2, 5 and 5. A ladder is deemed to have ended if any of the numbers becomes zero (this rule is necessary because we are allowing division). Your goal is to find sets of ...
Huppenthal: Math game will transform classroom learning
If that happens, Spohrer said his division of IBM would be interested in "the opportunity to scale it up globally." FreeThrows gets students to complete practice drills in the fundamental skills of math ... they're moving up the ladder," he said.
How Much Math Is Too Much?
He concludes: Yes, young people should learn to read and write and do long division, whether they want ... that we actually do teach other subjects to a much more appropriate depth. Unfortunately, advanced math is not a subject we teach for "literacy ...