The quote inserted below is from the article that Wayne referenced earlier.
> Beautiful... and exactly on point! > > "We should demand to hear the pros and cons of every > argument when it comes to our children's math > curriculum. The distracting buzz of irrelevancies > like "pickaninnies" points to a failure in logic that > has no place in a discussion about math, of all > things." > > I believe that the general public would demand the > same now (10 YEARS LATER!) if they were aware of the > problems with mathed "research" cited repeatedly in > support of K-12 math programs.