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Why It Is Important to Learn Algebra

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Description: This PDF document is a parent/student guide explaining why Algebra I is a required subject, how it helps prepare students for the future, how Algebra I fits into the student's high school math program, and what parents can do to support their student's success in learning algebra. Geared to a California audience, the ideas are applicable in other states as well.

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A Spanish version is also available.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English, Spanish
Resource Types: Publications
Math Topics: Algebra
Math Ed Topics: Specific Math Concepts/Techniques, Community Outreach

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