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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
'Everyday Math' gripes aired
The US (United States) standard algorithms, like long division, are provided for teachers and students, along with other ways. Many teachers that use 'Everyday Math' share with us that their students enjoy math and actually understand it much better ...