Nan Austin

July 11, 2013 12:04 PM

On Campus: Uncommon math question invites answers

Posing a question with no obvious answer makes kids think, argue, learn. The common core teaching strategy illustrates a leap from one endpoint of the education trends pendulum arc to the other.

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