Yes, Algebra Is Hard, but ….September 5, 2017 |
by Patrice Apodaca
Algebra, a subject that has tortured generations of students, is again at the center of a heated debate.
It started five years ago when a retired political science professor and author provoked an outpouring of both positive and negative responses with his op-ed piece in the New York Times titled “Is Algebra Necessary?”
His answer was no.