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Topic: Arthur Benjamin's formula for changing math education
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Robert Hazen

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Arthur Benjamin's formula for changing math education
Posted: Jun 29, 2009 7:21 PM
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Someone always asks the math teacher, "Am I going to use calculus in real life?" And for most of us, says Arthur Benjamin, the answer is no. He offers a bold proposal on how to make math education relevant in the digital age.

got 3 minutes to spare? Watch...

http://www.ted.com/talks/arthur_benjamin_s_formula_for_changing_math_education.html

And feel free to share your thoughts about his proposition on this discussion forum.

Bob Hazen
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