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Teachers' Lounge Discussion: Graphing Calculator use in Algebra 1

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From: Rich Wyllie

To: Teacher2Teacher Public Discussion
Date: 1999111216:00:16
Subject: Testing

The graphing calculator is useful when approaching a problem with a graphical approach. Likewise, algebraic justifications are just as important. Why not test in two parts (as the AP Calculus does)? Give a non-calculator portion followed by a calculator portion. In fact, the same problem could sometimes be placed in both portions.

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