SMP #6: Attend to Precision – Heinemann

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By June Mark, Paul Goldenberg, and Jane Kang (@EDCtweets), Education Development Center, coauthors of Transition to Algebra. The word “precision” calls to mind accuracy and correctness. While accuracy in calculation is a part, clarity in communication is the main intent. The habit of striving for clarity, simplicity, and precision in both speech and writing is …

Source: www.heinemann.com

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About hsmathematicstothecore

Retired Mathematics Teacher and Care Team Coordinator. Co-Chair of Lace-Up-for Kids which puts a new pair of shoes on kids before school starts. Wife and mother of two adult children. Currently working as a mathematics consultant on projects dealing with the new Common Core Standards.

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