A teacher tries an approach based on teaching to her students' intuition, and a topic that had frustrated them no longer seems such a hurdle.
"I have never actually been thanked after a lesson, but today I was. Many times."
Edric's book is absolutely outstanding. His insight into kids' mental processes, and his techniques for building bridges between real-world experience and math processing are something pretty close to a paradigm shift. AND he knows how to write clearly, simply, conversationally.
~ Howard and Marion Brady, educators, authors,
What's Worth Learning