Tag Archives: Common Core

  • Mountain Math/Language – K-8 Daily Review For Math Mastery

    www.mtmath.com/ (801) 475-1963 P.O. Box 150430 Ogden, UT 84415 Available for grades K-8 by Emerson Sandow Mountain Math/Language is a unique supplemental, but thorough, review program that can be used with any math curriculum. The Mountain Math daily review reinforces the concepts covered in the main curriculum, according to what the teacher considers necessary for Continue Reading

  • Are Core Curriculum Standards and Critical Thinking Killing the Love for Learning?

    By Ronald E. Johnson, C.Ph.D. So-called educational experts have for more than three decades adopted the mantra of promoting critical thinking skills, ostensibly to inspire children to develop a love for learning. At the same time, sympathizers of Common Core Standards decry the practice of rote memory of facts and figures, and insist on universal Continue Reading