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The math myth: and other STEM delusions

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Andrew Hackers 2012 New York Times op-ed questioning the requirement of advanced mathematics in our schools instantly became one of the papers most widely circulated articles. Why, he wondered, do we inflict a full menu of mathematics, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, even calculuson all young Americans, regardless of their interests or aptitudes?
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subject_facetElectronic books
Mathematical ability
Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- Social aspects
title_displayThe math myth : and other STEM delusions
title_fullThe Math Myth And Other STEM Delusions
The math myth : and other STEM delusions / Andrew Hacker
The math myth : and other STEM delusions [electronic resource] / Andrew Hacker
title_shortThe math myth
title_suband other STEM delusions
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Electronic books
Mathematical ability
Mathematics
Nonfiction
Social aspects
Study and teaching