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Katharine Beals writes about the fuss and furor over teaching the concept of what the equals sign means.
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J.R. Wilson and I (authors of Traditional Math, draft chapters of which I’ve posted on this Substack account) will be on an online event sponsored by…
Inductive reasoning is emphasized in many progressive-oriented math classes, as if the inductive-derived hypotheses stand on their own. Neglected in…
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The issue of balance between procedural fluency and conceptual understanding in mathematics has served as a dividing line in education. Some believe…
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While you’re waiting for “Traditional Math” to be published, you could be reading my book “Out on Good Behavior”. It chronicles my experiences teaching…
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The current slew of math textbooks tend to overload lessons with concepts. Newer teachers fall prey to such practice and cram too much information into…
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Many new subscribers have signed up to Traditional Math, and I thank all of you. As I’ve indicated, the book chapters are complete so no more will be…
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Traditional Math