Why Teach Cursive?

Why Teach Cursive?

By Linda Corson The United States is about to eliminate cursive writing from its teaching curriculum! If implemented, we will be taking an enormous gamble that cursive in today’s environment is obsolete. As of today, 40 states have adopted the Common Core curriculum...

RightStart and Geometry

https://rightstartmath.com/ By Joan A. Cotter, Ph.D. For years geometry was not considered a topic that primary students could or should study, even though they are surrounded by geometrical shapes. I had no geometry in school until 10th grade. Sometimes teacher...
Mathematics As Creativity

Mathematics As Creativity

www.MathWithoutBorders.com By David Chandler, Math Without Borders I just got out of an email exchange with a long-time friend who quoted the following rant and challenged me to justify why algebra should be included in the high school curriculum. The quote:  “I...