The soul of MATH … Everything About The Way We Teach Math Is Wrong

The soul of MATH … Everything About The Way We Teach Math Is Wrong

An abstract memorization and formal-method-based “music” education closely resembles the “math” education that most students receive. Formulas and algorithms are delivered with no context or motivation, with students made to simply memorize and apply them.
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