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Topic: Re: To K-12 teachers here: Another enjoyable post from Dan Meyer
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Robert Hansen

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Re: To K-12 teachers here: Another enjoyable post from Dan Meyer
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 9:09 AM
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On Dec 17, 2013, at 8:42 AM, Robert Hansen <bob@rsccore.com> wrote:

> I first became aware of the ?other? math class when I was a teacher?s aid for my high school calc teacher in the late 70?s.

Just to clarify. The teachers that taught calculus etc, also had to teach fundamental (arithmetic) classes to the students that were struggling with school. That is what I mean by the ?other? math class. That is of course the class that the student teacher aid is assigned to watch. The calculus class, as were all higher level classes, except versions of algebra 1 and geometry, were what we now call honors classes.

Bob Hansen



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