In Addition Afterschool Mathematics Program: Principles, Practice, and Pitfalls

March 1st, 2004 | RESEARCH

This article describes the "In Addition" afterschool mathematics program and the pressures it faced due to standardized testing and homework. In addition aims to go beyond worksheets and drills to engage student's curiosity and help show them that mathematics is relevant to their lives outside the classroom.


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Team Members

Judy McVarish, Author, New York University
Patricia Birkmeier, Author, New York University


Publication: Afterschool Matters
Volume: 3
Page(s): 44

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Audience: Educators | Teachers | Elementary School Children (6-10) | Museum | ISE Professionals
Discipline: Education and learning science | Mathematics
Resource Type: Peer-reviewed article | Research Products
Environment Type: Afterschool Programs | Public Programs