Conceptual-math teaching favored in Kentucky district

07/6/2009 | Lexington Herald-Leader (Ky.)

A Kentucky district is adopting the Singapore approach for teaching math to elementary-school students this fall. "It's a very rigorous program that focuses on helping kids understand math conceptually first, rather than rushing them into a lot of rules," said Natalee Feese, the district's elementary math-content specialist.

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