Why 5-Year-Olds Can—And Should—Learn Calculus – Math educator Maria Droujkova believes we need a fundamentally change the way kids learn math in order to avoid a lifetime of math scars. — Upvoted

Maria Droujkova often begins her talks with an apology. She tells parents, educators and all those who’ve deemed themselves number-challenged that she’s sorry if they’ve been hurt by “meaningless math.” People tell her about their math scars. One woman, an art teacher, said her she’s had math anxiety ever since the fourth grade when she…

via Why 5-Year-Olds Can—And Should—Learn Calculus – Math educator Maria Droujkova believes we need a fundamentally change the way kids learn math in order to avoid a lifetime of math scars. — Upvoted

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