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Topic: Re: Elizabeth Green’s “Why D
o Americans Stink a t Math?”

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Re: Elizabeth Green’s “Why D
o Americans Stink a t Math?”

Posted: Jul 27, 2014 10:15 AM
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"Why Do Americans Stink at Math?"

Miss Green answers her own question:

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At most education schools, the professors with the research budgets and deanships have little interest in the science of teaching.
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At education schools!!!

Which forces me to raise, again, the question I have been asking for years: if they are not studying *education*, what on earth are they doing in the schools of *education*? (I think I know, and it ain't pretty.)

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