Monthly Archives: December 2016

Math Education in the United States: The System, and Its Problems

Source It’s impossible to understand Common Core and its effect on math education without first understanding the history of American math education. First, some numbers: on the 2015 Program for International Student Assessment (PISA), American students scored 31st out of 35 OECD countries in math, or 42 of 72 countries overall, lagging behind nations [...]

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