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Risk, Probability, and Parenting
by Melissa Braaten (opinions in this blog are those of the author and not of the SABES Mathematics and Adult Numeracy Curriculum and Instruction PD Center) PinkStock Photos, D. Sharon Pruitt [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)%5D Parenting is hard. I just became a new parent a few months ago. I knew it was going to be … Continue reading Risk, Probability, and Parenting
In Defense of Guess-and-Check
by Sarah Lonberg-Lew Problem solving is a lot more than reading a short story problem and performing one or two calculations. Real problem solving is what happens when you can’t see a clear path to a solution and have to be creative. There are many great problem-solving strategies: look for a pattern, examine a simpler … Continue reading In Defense of Guess-and-Check

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