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Math as a Social Justice Lever


In the book Radical Equations, the legendary Robert Moses raises the math bar for the entire country, not just as a required subject, but as a social justice issue. Yet, according to him, innumeracy is as acceptable for society as … Continued

Teaching Math With Legos


Using Legos in the classroom is not a new concept at all. There are so many different classroom applications for the popular brightly colored bricks, and despite the myriad of uses, the go-to task for Legos is most often math. Read more. http://www.edudemic.com/teach-math-legos/

5 Open Education Resources for K-5 Common Core Math

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Here are some math open education resources for elementary educators. Many of the resources listed can be really helpful in assisting and reaching the many types of learners in your classroom. To read the article and access the resources, click on … Continued

Welcome to UMKC Math Matters!

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Welcome to UMKC Math Matters, your online resource for UMKC Charter Schools’ Math Programs We have been working hard to build this website as a great way for students, parents, teachers to locate math resources to help teach and highlight the … Continued

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