Friday, April 16, 2010

A Succinct Reason I'm Not A Fan of Calculators In Most Math Classes

From the Mathematics Framework for California Public Schools (2000 Revised Edition), pp 223-224:

The Mathematics Content Standards for California Public Schools was prepared with the belief that there is a body of mathematical knowledge—independent of technology—that every student in kindergarten through grade twelve ought to know and know well.


Mr. W said...

yes that's all fine and dandy, but what does the National standards say about them?

Darren said...

In theory there are none. Yet.