How do you feel about this program? Do you feel that the students are really benefiting?
Can these skills be taught even earlier in the school career? What about the students learning this when they are in Elementary School, in their native language? Why do these basic skill have to wait until 15 years old?
There has also been talk in the Math world, at least in the United States and in the UK about problem solving skills. Dan Meyer gives us some insights about how Math is taught now, and what it could be.
We need to make Math more relevant to each student. I remember a classic math word problem.
I'm going to bore you a bit:
1. There are two trains, one is going 50 miles an hour west, the other is going 80 miles an hour east. At what speed are they going to crash?
Why is this a goo…