Fuzzy math: A nationwide epidemic
My column this week covers the long-fought fuzzy math wars and the parental revolt against poisonous edu-fads. The Texas state school board voted before Thanksgiving to ditch the infamous “Everyday Math” textbook for third-graders. This is the faulty curriculum the NYC schools were forced to adopt despite an outcry from teachers and parents. It’s difficult […]
Yes, it's a quick funny and silly, but what better way to remind ourselves to question what is taught in schools and take what we think is important and not worry about the rest.