Date: Oct 25, 2012 3:50 AM
Author: Robert Hansen
Subject: Re: California Algebra
Which part of my post are you talking about?

1. Every student does not have to take Algebra 1 in 8th grade, they can wait till 9th.

2. Districts do not have to use state approved text books, they can select their own.

Bob Hansen

On Oct 24, 2012, at 7:38 PM, lajones <lajonesfamily@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Robert,

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> That's not what I understand from the bill text...

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> http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billNavClient.xhtml;jsessionid=5182eab86ec5627b0fa18193bbe2

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> Another article: http://educatingourselves.blogs.deseretnews.com/2012/10/23/farewell-to-algebra-for-minority-kids/

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> and again, for those who have not read the Common Core Math Standards yet, there are links here:

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> http://ccssimath.blogspot.com/2012/04/have-you-read-standards.html