Why a Math-Laboratory.com?

Explore twelve questions and their answers about MathLaboratory.com.

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Aristotle on curiosity

 

Aristotle on curiosity & knowledge: --- “These, then, are the … questions we ask, and it is in the answers to these questions that our knowledge consists."   

 Aristotle - 350 BC 

 

 

EXPLORE TWELVE QUESTIONS

 

 

1    How do we best learn mathematics?

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  How well are California K-12 students doing in mathematics?

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3    Why is mathematics so difficult for so many?

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4    How are high-achieving school districts and countries different?

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5    Is "math anxiety" real? Can it be overcome? How?

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6    What math is really needed for citizenship and technical careers?

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7    What about an easier "Royal Road" approach to learning math? 

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8    What does cognitive science say about how to best learn math?

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9    Is academic math achievement worthwhile?

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10    What are the costs of private tutoring? Are our costs competitive?

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11    When should mathematics "learning to mastery" really begin?

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12    How qualified are we to tutor or teach?

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