Why the FOIL Method is a failed method Related Tags: STEM More Related Discussions David Ginsburg , Instructional Coach, Leadership Coach, Math Specialist Posted 09/18/2011 1:15PM | Last Commented 06/11/2014 7:01PM 1 Shares 335 Views My new post on why math teachers should forgo catchy but confusing mnemonics like FOIL, and instead stress the math behind various concepts and procedures. Foiled by the FOIL Method Sign in to vote! Sign in to Flag as Spam Share + Share Comments Sign in or register to postSubscribe to comments via RSS Newest Related Discussions Discussion Signs of a 21st Century ClassroomLast comment 1 day 12 hours ago in STEM blog Quick, Draw a Scientist!Last comment 5 days 13 hours ago in STEM Discussion Technical Writing: Explaining a GraphLast comment 2 weeks 4 days ago in STEM Discussion #DeflateGate, a Super Bowl STEM LessonLast comment 1 month 2 days ago in STEM blog When Astronauts Read Aloud Children's Stories - From Space!Last comment 1 month 1 week ago in Student Engagement Sign in to comment. Not a member? Register. Sign in using social networks Or sign in here: Email address * Password * Forgot your password?