of kids would rather
take out the
their rooms, or go to the dentist
than do their math homework.
One complaint: Math textbooks cover too many topics without enough depth.
The finding by
education in the United States "broken"
and called on schools to focus on teaching
fundamental math skills that provide the
underpinning for success in high tech jobs.
add and subtract
by the end of
third grade and
be skilled at
decimals by the
end of fifth grade.