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Math Musings: An Adult Numeracy Blog

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 ( 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

EMPower (Extending Mathematical Power) is a mathematics program for non-traditional students enrolled in adult basic education, high school equivalency, and transitional courses to college, as well students in alternative high schools, workplace settings or corrections programs. EMPower helps adults develop mathematical proficiency to more effectively engage with the world, whether that be at work, at home as parents and caregivers, in the community, or as they seek high school credentials and further education.

The curriculum is appropriate for a variety of other settings as well, by enrolling in adult basic education programs, high school equivalency programs, and developmental programs at community colleges. such as high schools, workplaces, and parent and paraprofessional education programs. EMPower builds interest and competency in mathematical problem solving and communication.

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