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PREPARING STUDENTS IN MATHEMATICS College and Career Readiness

PREPARING STUDENTS IN MATHEMATICS College and Career Readiness WSSDA CONFERENCE NOVEMBER 19, 2011 Dick Padrick Clifford Mass Paul Dunham Linh-Co Nguyen J.R. Wilson Ted Nutting The slides used in the presentation at the WSSDA Conference are available for download. Click … Continue reading

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Students say they’re not prepared for college math: Microsoft survey

Students say they’re not prepared for college math: Microsoft survey Wednesday, September 7, 2011  Puget Sound Business Journal Only 20 percent of college students said they felt their high-school math and science courses prepared them well enough for their college … Continue reading

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North Kitsap school board eyeing cuts to librarians, athletics

North Kitsap school board eyeing cuts to librarians, athletics Angela Dice  June 10, 2011   Kitsap Sun MATH CURRICULUM Board members say they need more information before making a decision on a proposed new math curricula for elementary and secondary schools. … Continue reading

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Civil rights survey: 3,000 US high schools don’t have math beyond Algebra I

Civil rights survey: 3,000 US high schools don’t have math beyond Algebra I Stacy Teicher Khadaroo, Staff writer / June 30, 2011  The Christian Science Monitor Share this:

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U.S. Students’ Low Math Test Proficiency Could Have Consequences For GDP

U.S. Students’ Low Math Test Proficiency Could Have Consequences For GDP Joy Resmovits  8/18/11   The Huffington Post U.S. students rank poorly in proficiency on both domestic and international math exams, a problem that could cost the country $75 trillion over … Continue reading

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Globally Challenged: Are U.S. Students Ready to Compete

Globally Challenged: Are U.S. Students Ready to Compete Share this:

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U.S. Math Performance in Global Perspective

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Remedial math routine for local grads at CCS

Remedial math routine for local grads at CCS Jody Lawrence-Turner  August 14, 2011 The Spokesman-Review High rates not new and are national, educators say; subject ‘is hard’ Share this:

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A Big Shout Out to Ballard High School

A Big Shout Out to Ballard High School AP Calculus Students and pre-calculus teacher Bill Bonney and calculus teacher Ted Nutting for outstanding results on AP calculus AB scores for 2011.  They are at the top of the district. Share … Continue reading

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