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Amy B
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How does a teacher come up with plausible wrong answers for multiple choice tests?

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Is Khan academy really good?

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Tutoring a recalcitrant/awkward/exasperating student---special needs?

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Dividing by zero

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What is the value of sentence type maths problems for primary school students?

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Is there a virtue to learning how to compute by hand?

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Imbuing a six year old with a sense of mathematical wonder

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Effects of early study of advanced books

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What is a good method for drawing a Möbius band on the blackboard?

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What is the required mathematical background of a US elementary school math teacher?

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A student is cheating and I don't know how

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How to explain fractions to 7 year old kid

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What on earth was Old Math?

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Misuse of parentheses for multiplication

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Why is absolute value difficult?

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Math Education for Students who use Right-to-Left Written Languages

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Concrete way to teach addition and subtraction of fractions

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Analyzing an answer to the following problem: Give meaning to $\frac{4}{5} + \frac{2}{3}$

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How to teach "after-before" of numbers to a $5$ year old?

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Seeking Concise Article on Motivations for and Benefits of Standards-Based Grading

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How to train facility with numbers?

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What is the rationale for distinguishing between proper and improper fractions?

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Could schools jump straight into teaching real numbers first then teaching fractions later?

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How to word this exercise about converting "English" into interval notation?

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How to teach brackets?

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Examples of vocabulary that have different meanings in Mathematics compared to "everyday" English

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How to teach a student algebra who misses too much previous knowledge?

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Knowing mathematics does not translate to knowing to teach mathematics. Why?

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request for evidence about class perspectives in math word problems

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Examples of Mathematical Slang