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# Category Archives: Misc

## Parents, Professors Protest Pelham Math Program

Parents, Professors Protest Pelham Math Program by Patrick Stapleton 01/24/12 Pelham Share this:

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## Edgemont Educators: New Math Program is a Plus

Edgemont Educators: New Math Program is a Plus by Mark Chapman 01/11/12 The Dailey Greenburgh Share this:

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## Do the Math! Sex Divide Is Cultural, Not Biological

Do the Math! Sex Divide Is Cultural, Not Biological Jennifer Welsh LiveScience 12 December 2011 Share this:

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## Calculator ban on young pupils

Calculator ban on young pupils Nicholas Cecil and Anna Davis 1 Dec 2011 London Evening Standard Share this:

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## New Calculation: Math in Preschool

New Calculation: Math in Preschool Chicago Teachers Add Principles of Arithmetic to Early-Childhood Education, Laying Base for Higher-Level Skills Later On By STEPHANIE BANCHERO NOVEMBER 29, 2011 The Wall Street Journal Share this:

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## Haverford HS Students, Parents Debate Pros and Cons of Math Program

Haverford HS Students, Parents Debate Pros and Cons of Math Program Some want to see the College Preparatory Math program replaced, others do not. By Alicia Guide November 4, 2011 Haverford-HavertownPatch Share this:

## Integrated math could be out in high schools

Integrated math could be out in high schools By Nancy Badertscher October 27, 2011 The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Share this:

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## “Haven’t I just paid teachers to do this?”

“Haven’t I just paid teachers to do this? LISA HUDSON STUMP | October 20, 2011 phillyBurbs.com Who designed the math curriculum? I want to speak to this math Einstein about the choices he made for my kids. Why isn’t intensive … Continue reading

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## S.F. schools to test new U.S. math standards

S.F. schools to test new U.S. math standards Jill Tucker September 27, 2011 SFGate.com “We’re getting killed across the world in terms of mathematics,” said Terry Bergeson, executive director of the San Francisco School Alliance, a district partner in the … Continue reading

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## District Math Changes This Year and Next

District Math Changes This Year and Next Marcia Worth Sept. 20, 2011 SouthOrangePatch Changes are ahead for math curriculum and instruction. Students in grades K-5 will have more time devoted to math this year, and the district will replace “Everyday … Continue reading

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## District Implements New Middle School Math Program

District Implements New Middle School Math Program Submitted by hooses on Wed, 09/14/2011 Portland Public Schools (Maine, not Oregon) The Portland Public Schools is implementing the University of Chicago School Mathematics Project as a new way of teaching math to … Continue reading

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## Why Are Finland’s Schools Successful?

Why Are Finland’s Schools Successful? The country’s achievements in education have other nations doing their homework By LynNell Hancock September 2011 Smithsonian magazine Share this:

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## Mathematics ― a la North Korea

Mathematics ― a la North Korea Andrei Lankov 08-28-2011 The Korea Times Opinion Share this:

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## New math classes coming to ninth grade

New math classes coming to ninth grade Staff Reporter EducationViews on August 22, 2011 Education News Share this:

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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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