Slow Math is … valuing why

One of our math teachers, Shera Higbee, sent the following to our math department over the weekend.

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Slow Math is not just about how to do math … it’s about valuing why the math works. I am grateful to work with teachers who agree. And I am grateful for students who recognize and appreciate that why is valued.

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