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A curriculum designed to make students "understand" rather than subject them to rote learning and memorization—it resulted from the US's fear of lagging behind Russia, when it launched Sputnik, the first man-made satellite.
Most math educators agree that the New Math had done more harm than good—the emphasis on the "why" left little time to learn the "how."
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by MathPlus February 02, 2017
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