Category Archives: Survey

Dat A Mine Statistic Not Yours

In my last post I stated that I started reading “The Numbers Behind NUMB3RS“. I’ve continued reading through chapter three. There is so much information that I’ve learned. For instance, I know that there is a difference in how the … Continue reading

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Elementary Math Affects More Than One Would Think

I am continuing to look at the results from the survey that I did and I’m seeing some trends the more I look. Now I know that this is not the most scientific survey, but it does show some good … Continue reading

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Pulling Apart the Math Survey

Last week I sent out a survey and had people take it. Looking back, I can clearly see that it may not have been the best. However, I have some pretty good information from it. I’ve pulled it apart the … Continue reading

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Shocking Tales in Education

Those of you that have been following my blog, you know that I recently came across a blog post and article about elementary teachers and mathematics. Teaching and learning math is not easy and in fact scares many. Well, I … Continue reading

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People and MATHEMATICS – – – – A love or hate relationship

Is there middle ground? Look at the person next to you and ask them what they think of math. Is it love or hate? Hate is such a harsh word, but I hear it all the time when it comes … Continue reading

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