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Parents question math strategies

They fear schools focus too much on talk, not enough on facts

By Vanessa Parks
Globe Correspondent / March 13, 2005

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As third-graders sat in a circle around her, teacher Jane Ehrenfeld outlined a math problem: If you put 275 pennies into rollers holding 25 pennies each, how many penny rollers would they fill? (Full article: 1255 words)

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