Participate in a lively book discussion based on Faster Isn't Smarter: Messages about Math, Teaching, and Learning in the 21st Century
by Cathy L. Seeley, President of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. Discuss thought-provoking issues in K-12 math education, from the impact of rising expectations and the trap of timed tests to the role of technology in math. Sponsored by The Discovery Museums and the Acton-Boxborough Parent Involvement Project. www.actonpip.org.
Teens and adults welcome. No fee, but pre-registration required. Call 978-264-4200 x 20. To borrow the book email firstname.lastname@example.org