
Re: The Teaching of Fractions
Posted:
Oct 29, 2012 12:41 AM



On Oct 29, 2012, at 12:36 AM, "Clyde Greeno @ MALEI" <greeno@malei.org> wrote:
> That mess came from his own efforts (as a traditionally educated mathematician) to function also as a mathematicseducation consultant ... without thoroughly studying the mathematics of fractions.
I am pretty sure that Wu thoroughly understands the mathematics of fractions. (surely that isn't what you meant, was it?) I don't think Wu knows how to teach fractions to elementary students.
Bob Hansen

