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Make it Real with Real World Math Problems

By: Mary Kienstra on: April 16, 2014  in: real world math; engagement; skills;

It’s important to teach students math skills.   They need to know how to do the basic kinds of things.  But the real learning comes when students work on bigger problems, combining many skills, to navigate a situation that could be found in real life.  Students need real world math problems to learn that math […] Read more