Policy

Parent Blasts Common Core Math on Check for Elementary School

Sep 24, 2015

COMMON CORE CHECK-MATE: This one’s been making the rounds on social media: A frustrated parent who had struggled to help his son with math homework recently wrote a check to Millridge Elementary School, offering an amount that is written in “Common Core math.” But while some are praising him for calling out the odd nature of “ten-frame cards,” others are calling the act pointless, including blogger Hemant Mehta.

Policy

Parent Blasts Common Core Math on Check for Elementary School

Sep 24, 2015

COMMON CORE CHECK-MATE: This one’s been making the rounds on social media: A frustrated parent who had struggled to help his son with math homework recently wrote a check to Millridge Elementary School, offering an amount that is written in “Common Core math.” But while some are praising him for calling out the odd nature of “ten-frame cards,” others are calling the act pointless, including blogger Hemant Mehta.

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