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 #DeflateGate, a Super Bowl STEM LessonLast comment 1 day 23 hours ago in STEM blog When Astronauts Read Aloud Children's Stories - From Space!Last comment 1 week 1 day ago in Student Engagement Discussion Gender Stereotypes in the ClassroomLast comment 1 week 6 days ago in Education Equity Discussion Technical Writing: Helping Students Give ExamplesLast comment 3 weeks 2 days ago in STEM Discussion Playing with Protons: How CERN Inspires Primary School StudentsLast comment 3 weeks 2 days ago in STEM Sign in to comment. Not a member? Register. Sign in using social networks Or sign in here: Email address * Password * Forgot your password?