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## How Math-U-See Got to Ghana and Ghana Got to Us

## How Math-U-See Got to Ghana and Ghana Got to Us

When Judy Griffin emailed a video and a few photos of herself and two of her boys using the Math-U-See manipulative blocks in Ghana, we were

## Math Knitting Concepts & Examples

## Math Knitting Concepts & Examples

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## Conceptual Understanding in Math

## Conceptual Understanding in Math

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## Can Math-U-See Students Be Independent?

## Can Math-U-See Students Be Independent?

Is it reasonable to expect a six-year-old to do anything independently? What about a middle-schooler? Can a high school student learn completely on

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## Math Mastery vs. Spiral Math

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## 3.14ish Peeves about Pi

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## Help! I Have to Solve a Word Problem!

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## Why This Hesitant Mathematician Chose Math-U-See

## Why This Hesitant Mathematician Chose Math-U-See

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