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 ...
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 ...
Math Matters, Even for Little Kids
For example, playing mathematical or strategy games such as Chutes and Ladders or tic-tac-toe can build math and problem-solving skills while ... sharing a plate of cookies both builds rudimentary division skills and helps promote social skills.
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 ...