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GS Chandy

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Re: AP Calculus AB & AP Statistics & Math 2 Honors & Math 2

Posted: Feb 10, 2014 12:16 PM
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Greg Goodknight posted Feb 10, 2014 9:37 AM (http://mathforum.org/kb/message.jspa?messageID=9382450) [Responding to Kirby Urner]:
> It takes a great deal of naiveté to think
> you were just too
> good at it to continue.
> -Greg

I guess it takes a high level of sophistication indeed (and no naiveté at all) to deal in slogans like the following:

- -- "PUT THE EDUCATION MAFIA IN JAIL!" (Haim, who is alas no longer with us);

- -- "BLOW UP THE SCHOOLS OF EDUCATION!" (Wayne Bishop, inspired by Reid Lyon [Reading Research Expert]);

- -- "Children must be PUSHED or GOADED to learn math!" [and presumably everything else] (Robert Hansen [RH], PERT expert).

(Conundrum posed entirely in a spirit of genuine inquiry, not with a view to "poke with a stick" or anything naughty of that sort).

("Still Shoveling! Not PUSHING!! Not GOADING!!!")

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