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The Importance of Visual Mathematics – and Fingers

Evidence from new brain research demonstrates the importance of visual engagement, finger perception and finger knowledge to learning mathematics. Why Kids Should Use Their Fingers in Math Class briefly describes the research and what it means for teaching mathematics to all ages and at all levels. For a fuller understanding of the research, read SEEING… Read more