Archive for April 24th, 2008

(What) Is Our Children Learning?

I was recently working on a project that involved a lot of math, and was reminded – unpleasantly – of my regrettably formative high-school years. You see, despite being quite good at most things involving the English language, decent where world and American history are concerned, no slouch at what is still referred to as “home economics”, and decent enough where most things involving science, technology, and computers are concerned, I just barely graduated from high school. Why? Math, or rather, the way math was taught and graded in the school district I went to.
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Published in: 'D' for 'Dumb', Geekiness, General | on April 24th, 2008 | Comments Off on (What) Is Our Children Learning?