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A rush of connections and insights, a glorious moment of clarity

Posted by: Gary Ernest Davis on: January 19, 2010

Sandra was a pre-service elementary teacher at Rutgers in New Jersey. She came to mathematics methods classes with relatively low expectations: “When I enrolled in this class back in September, I thought I was signing up for a three-month crash course in the mechanics of mathematics -something which had always eluded me. At that time […]