News Articles & Misc. Related to Math Textbooks/Programs

Have you researched your child’s math text lately?
Beth Schultz September 11, 2009 The Times Record

Which math book to use? A passionate debate rages
A wave of change in math teaching is about to hit Washington. It’s bringing furious arguments over how to get all kids to meet new math standards — and which textbook series does the best job.
Katherine Long Seattle Times August 16, 2009

Pearson Acquires Stake in 2 Indian Education Companies
HEATHER TIMMONS June 24, 2009 The New York Times

Needham Public Schools decide whether to update Investigations math program
Steven Ryan Wicked Local Needham Jun 24, 2009

Connecticut District Tosses Algebra Textbooks and Goes Online
The New York Times By WINNIE HU Published: June 8, 2009

Some Comments on MathLand, Connected Mathematics, and the Japanese Mathematics Program
R. James Milgram Department of Mathematics Stanford University

School math books, nonsense, and the National Science Foundation
David Klein Department of Mathematics California State University, Northridge

MATH PROBLEMS
Why the U.S. Department of Education’s recommended math programs don’t add up
By David Klein

Elementary School Mathematics Priorities
By W. Stephen Wilson Professor of Mathematics Johns Hopkins University and Former Senior Advisor for Mathematics Office of Elementary and Secondary Education U.S. Department of Education

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