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Professor of Mathematics, Williams College
There is a way to add fractions by finding a common denominator, but this is not the time to tell the students that. Here's how their test should go:
For the Love of My Sister
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The 3 Most Confusing Things Your Math Teacher Ever Told You
Jacob Gould Schurman professor of applied mathematics, Cornell...
Here's a gift to everybody out there, students and teachers and especially parents, who might still be befuddled about some of the more puzzling things that came up in math class. This is why the teacher said what she said.
Atlanta Metro-Area School District Defends Using Slavery Equations To Teach Math To Third Graders
Kirsten West Savali
Cultural Critic, Senior Writer, TheRoot.com
Third grade math is not normally the course where students are taught about beating slaves and dehumanizing labor, but two teachers at Beaver Ridge Elementary School in Atlanta thought it was a perfectly normal integration.
Math Not As Easy As 1-2-3? The Real Reason Numbers Make Kids Anxious
5 Telltale Dreams About Adulthood
American Blogger Based in London
Not only are my dreams hopelessly plot-driven and transparent, they are also recurrent. There are four or five dreams that I must have at least once a month, and every time, I wake up bathed in sweat.
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