Thursday, May 13, 2010

For every math teacher

About this talk

Today's math curriculum is teaching students to expect -- and excel at -- paint-by-numbers classwork, robbing kids of a skill more important than solving problems: formulating them. At TEDxNYED, Dan Meyer shows classroom-tested math exercises that prompt students to stop and think.

Thanks to @rmbyrne, Richard Byrne (Teacher and Web apps junky. )Google Certified Teacher and his tweet today:  

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