Sidebar: "My Year as a Teacher" - Emily Sachar - Newsday and New York Newsday

Sidebar: "My Year as a Teacher" - Emily Sachar - Newsday and New York Newsday

by: Emily Sachar | publication date: December 1, 1989 | Publication: Newsday and New York Newsday | pages: 32

"To use hands-on material takes a great deal of training," says Bruce Vogeli, professor of mathematics instruction at Columbia University's Teachers College. "Many teachers are not good at this sort of approach."

Sidebar to the Emily Sachar eight-part series on her year as an eighth grade public school math teacher in Flatbush, Brooklyn.

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