How to Teach Math to Black Students

How to Teach Math to Black Students

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by Shahid Muhammad
     
 

Intended for parents and teachers of African American students, this book provides strategies for correcting the racial achievement gap in upper-grade mathematics. Advice is provided on instilling confidence in African American students and on teaching math in a less sterile and theoretical way. Also explored is how critical thinking skills are essential in…  See more details below

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Intended for parents and teachers of African American students, this book provides strategies for correcting the racial achievement gap in upper-grade mathematics. Advice is provided on instilling confidence in African American students and on teaching math in a less sterile and theoretical way. Also explored is how critical thinking skills are essential in understanding math. A wealth of ideas is provided on creating relevant word problems to help students better understand basic math functions.


About the Author:
Shahid Muhammad has been a math teacher in public and private schools for more than 10 years. He has received numerous awards, including America's Teacher Award. He lives in Chicago.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780913543979
Publisher:
African American Images
Publication date:
09/28/2003
Pages:
172
Sales rank:
633,606
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.39(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

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How to Teach Math to Black Students: Student Workbook 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
AAI More than 1 year ago
This is a very informative and helpful book. I have learned a lot and seriously recommend that everyone read it!