8.2.06

UNITY IN DIVERSITY. Joanne Jacobs:
Sometimes the best way to promote social justice is to teach reading, 'riting, 'rithmetic, physics, civics and calculus.
Alas, that presupposes there are teachers who understand algebra (for the arithmetic) and logic (for the calculus) and both (for the physics.) There's an instructive bull session at Kitchen Table Math on the difficulties of teaching algebra to future schoolteachers.

No comments: