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Elementary School Math

Are You Smarter Than Your 2nd Grader?

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.15.2014 | Parents

Under Common Core, parents are likely to see some unfamiliar terms on their children's elementary-school math homework. Here are some examples drawn f...

Bemused by a Math Muse

Len Filppu | Posted 05.25.2014 | Parents
Len Filppu

I do not hate math. I respect math. I did well in math. But because I've not used many math skills beyond the basics in my adult life, I've often questioned our education system's obsession with math and its dominance in our classrooms.

N.C. Schools: Middle School Math Too Hard For Elementary Students

Gregory Kristof | Posted 06.01.2012 | Education

Under new education reforms adopted by North Carolina, gifted elementary school students will no longer be able to take middle school courses formerly...