Category Archives: CCPAP

Natural Numbers are about order Common Core is clueless on this

The natural numbers are about order.  The Common Core Standards don’t get it.  So they don’t get natural numbers. Keith Devlin’s repeated writings on multiplication ain’t repeated addition display a learned approach to not getting it either.  Devlin doesn’t get … Continue reading

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Common Core is teaching behavior which is why students hit a wall at algebra one

  The Common Core Standards (CCS) are teaching behaviors not concepts.  This is true because they have the wrong order.  They have multiplication in grade 2 when teach place value in grade K.  So they teach behavior not concepts. Algebra is … Continue reading

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