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    Techs Favorite School Faces Its Biggest Test: the Real World

    On lengths of yarn stretched between chairs, sixth-grade math students were placing small yellow squares of paper, making number linesincluding everything from fractions to negative decimalsin a classroom at Walsh Middle School. Working in teams one recent morning, they paper-clipped the squares along the yarn like little pieces of mathematical laundry. Their teacher, Michele O’Connor, […] More