Parent Blasts Common Core Math on Check for Elementary School

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.

Stay up to date on edtech. News, research, and opportunities - sent weekly, for free.

Who we are

EdSurge helps schools and colleges find, select and use the right technology to support all learners.
© 2011-2017 EdSurge Inc. All rights reserved. Every student succeeds.