tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-13258502.post113208805769042250..comments2018-02-23T00:31:36.172-05:00Comments on NYC Educator: RejoiceNYC Educatorhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/12188066345722781723noreply@blogger.comBlogger7125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-13258502.post-1132356161339068202005-11-18T18:22:00.000-05:002005-11-18T18:22:00.000-05:00I wish I could. Why they need to know what it's c...I wish I could. Why they need to know what it's called is beyond me.NYC Educatorhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/12188066345722781723noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-13258502.post-1132352492887348602005-11-18T17:21:00.000-05:002005-11-18T17:21:00.000-05:00Now with Everyday Math, instead of commutative pro...Now with Everyday Math, instead of commutative property, they call it the "turn around" rule.<BR/><BR/>Go figure!Anonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-13258502.post-1132264813246329842005-11-17T17:00:00.000-05:002005-11-17T17:00:00.000-05:00It was something like "Which one of the following ...It was something like "Which one of the following represents the commutative form of math?"<BR/><BR/>I believe I counseled her to select multiplication problems which had the same numbers in reverse order. I could be wrong about the term, and I may well have been wrong about the answer.<BR/><BR/>The actual math is around my level. I don't like to brag, but I happen to be a high school graduate.NYC Educatorhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/12188066345722781723noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-13258502.post-1132260148105375652005-11-17T15:42:00.000-05:002005-11-17T15:42:00.000-05:00I know how you feel about UNITY, but I hear the Di...I know how you feel about UNITY, but I hear the Dial A Teacher program is pretty good.<BR/><BR/>What "terms" did your daughter have?Anonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-13258502.post-1132224637490375112005-11-17T05:50:00.000-05:002005-11-17T05:50:00.000-05:00Anyone know if his book is being published in elec...Anyone know if his book is being published in electronic form? I read most things on my PDA these days. Much more portable for those subway trips to work.Danhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/17464874726342550985noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-13258502.post-1132171547297141122005-11-16T15:05:00.000-05:002005-11-16T15:05:00.000-05:00I'm glad to hear that. Where were you yesterday w...I'm glad to hear that. Where were you yesterday when I couldn't figure out how to help my daughter with her 4th grade homework?<BR/><BR/>I can do the arithmetic, but I don't understand the terms.NYC Educatorhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/12188066345722781723noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-13258502.post-1132105111193744422005-11-15T20:38:00.000-05:002005-11-15T20:38:00.000-05:00Thanks for the tip! Frank's new book will definite...Thanks for the tip! Frank's new book will definitely be on my long list of books to read during Christmas break.<BR/><BR/>Yes, *shock* some math teachers do read.. math textbooks are boring to us too!your math teacherhttps://www.blogger.com/profile/11061091541696620962noreply@blogger.com