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Understanding the Major Topics of School Algebra

  • Topics

    Topics of Algebra > Overview & Tools
  • Grade Level

    High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8)

  • Author

    Doing What Works

Dr. Wilfried Schmid, a member of the National Mathematics Advisory Panel, provides a brief overview of the recommended major topics and implications of the Panel's findings for algebra instruction, including the importance of strengthening teacher knowledge and building student understanding of the topics and the connections among them.