Leave Kids to “Discover” Mathematical Strategies?

Shane Vander Hart: I’m trying to picture my 7th-Grade math teacher, Mr. Looft, supporting me as I created my “own mathematical understanding.” If I were left to “discover” the strategies I needed to solve problems I would have failed, miserably.

Trump’s FY19 Education Budget Proposes an $8.1 Billion Cut

President Donald Trump released his proposed FY19 budget this week and it proposes cutting $8.1 billion from the U.S. Department of Education’sĀ discretionary spending compared to what the department received from the annualized FY18 Ā continuing resolutions.