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Topic: Creating a List of Online Math Tutoring Sites
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Wayne Mackey

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Re: Creating a List of Online Math Tutoring Sites
Posted: Dec 2, 2010 9:46 AM
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I agree at least for the most part. Nearly everything they are taught
is meaningless symbol manipulation. What they learn is incidental to
that. Fortunately, nearly all the meaningless stuff is very rapidly
forgotten.

wayne

Quoting Alain Schremmer <schremmer.alain@gmail.com>:

>
> On Nov 29, 2010, at 10:07 AM, wmackey wrote:
>

>> As done now grades are essentially meaningless as assessments of
>> student learning.

>
> Not true at all: The grades are meaningless but then so is what they "learn"
>
> Best regards
> --schremmer
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