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How To Teach Math to Black Kids

SKU: RYLB10007

Informative and strategic way to provoke a student's motivation by using things that are unique to his or her ethnic group

Description

Intended for parents and teachers of African American students, this book provides strategies for correcting the racial achievement gap in upper-grade mathematics. Advice is provided on instilling confidence in African American students and on teaching math in a less sterile and theoretical way. Also explored is how critical thinking skills are essential in understanding math. A wealth of ideas is provided on creating relevant word problems to help students better understand basic math functions.