Wednesday, May 12, 2010

U.S. Teachers Not Well Prepared to Teach Mathematics

U.S. Teachers Not Well Prepared to Teach Mathematics, Study Finds....

A New International Study of Future Teachers in 16 Countries Reveals Mathematics Teacher Preparation Jeopardizes Student Learning of Math.

Washington, DC – April 15, 2010 – In a seminal study of international teacher preparation released today, researchers found a striking parallel between future U.S. teachers’ knowledge of mathematics content and the performance of the students they teach.
Anyone at Evergreen State College care to respond?
How about all those legislators that voted for ESSB 6696?
Race to the Top believers.... ?????

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