The UK needs a revolution in the way maths is taught. Here's why…  Education...  7 views

We have confused rigour at handcalculating with rigour for the wider problemsolving subject of maths – the necessary hand mechanics of past moments with the enduring essence of maths.

Darren Kuropatwa on 04 Mar 14Well summarized important point made here.


An example I like to give is to pick up my iPhone, activate its Siri voice recognition and say: "Solve x cubed plus 2x plus one equals zero."