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Topic: Fwd: Re: meaningful standards (fwd)
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Steve Means

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Re: meaningful standards (fwd)
Posted: May 30, 1995 1:47 PM
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I believe tomorrow is just another way of looking at today. I think we
need to do "all of this" at once. My students asked me what I thought.
My response was to observe that at any particular time I seem to both
seek generalizastions, use generalizations, identify a context, apply and
investigate past experience and present problems. I find it very
difficult to freeze and focus my brain on just one part of the

At best I can set a goal of responding primarily to one particular part
of the whole process. I drift, however, to the most interesting (to me,
at the time) part, often to the distraction of other workers, wh drift

from Steven S. Means means@belnet.bellevue.k12.wa.us
Math and Technology Teacher at Sammamish High School

On Tue, 30 May 1995, Gary Martin wrote:

> Steve: The question that I have with the Basics idea is... When does
> tomorrow come? When do the specifics finally appear? In other words,

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