Singapore Math is a teaching method with a strong emphasis on problem solving and model drawing, with a focus on in-depth understanding of essential math skills.
Singapore math develops in-depth mathematical understanding through:
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More research and news articles about Singpore Math
Math Program Seeing Amazing Results: “Singapore” Math Program Helping Students Succeed - 2/5/2011, KJCT.com
Singapore Math Explained To The Community – 11/18/2010, Times-Union Online
A Slower Approach to Math - 10/1/2010, New York Times
Making Math Lesson as Easy as 1, Pause, 2, Pause – 9/30/2010, New York Times
National Council on Teacher Quality and the National Math and Science Initiative recommend the Singapore Math Curriculum: Tackling the STEM Crisis: Five steps your state can take to improve the quality and quantity of its K–12 math and science teachers
Teach less, learn more. Lessons From a Teacher’s Journey to Singapore by Bill Jackson:
Singapore Math Demystified Series by Bill Jackson at The Daily Riff: