On Tue, 15 Jan 2013 08:15:49 -0700, Robert Hansen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On Jan 14, 2013, at 10:21 PM, Michael Paul Goldenberg > <email@example.com> wrote: > >> Of course, honest critics of Boaler's work would admit that they don't >> have their own experiments upon which to >>justify the grandfathered >> methods of mathematics education they prefer. > > Oh, but I do. Of course, I am out "here" with decades of experience and > going through hundreds and hundreds of resumes with decades of > experience, while >"educationalists" can only suppose or fancy what > education must be about or for. > > Bob Hansen >
Real scientists know the difference between the words "experiment" and "experience", and they do not suggest that it is possible to substitute the latter for the former.
--Lou Talman Department of Mathematical & Computer Sciences Metropolitan State University of Denver