While I was in Austin, at Veritas Academy, we went through a discussion speculating about the signs used in addition (+ adds a vertical line to -, – subtracts the vertical line from +, = are two equal lines). It was pretty exciting for me, because it indicated that the signs actually do mean something. […]
February 4, 2009
I received an e-mail today asking about standardized tests, and this was my response. I’m interested to hear what others have to say on this matter. You are asking the right question and here are a few attempts by me to justify the standardized tests: 1. It convinces parents that we are teaching successfully 3.
Bryan just showed me a very kind statement by Veritas School in Richmond, VA about our consulting work with them. I thought you might be interested in the perceived value of a CiRCE consultation at a very fine school. Here’s an excerpt: I believe that as a result of his visit and teaching, Veritas faculty