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Name: Using Math Apprentice in the Middle School Classroom
ID: m32291
Language: English (en)
Summary: Math Apprentice is a beautifully tidy and rich website with noble goals. The site connects math to real world careers by allowing students to be apprentices at various companies, applying their math skills to real world challenges. It introduces students to more advanced mathematical ideas as they read about additional math concepts used in each showcased career. The site was created with the belief that it is important for students to interact with math concepts beyond the standards, since this is where the joy of math can often be found.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: math apprentice, mathematics, middle school, real world careers
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Laura Rose (larose@wm.edu)
Copyright Holders: Laura Rose (larose@wm.edu)
Maintainers: Laura Rose (larose@wm.edu)

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Oct 5, 2009 11:56 am -0500
Last revision to module: Oct 19, 2009 11:13 am -0500

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Version History

Version: 1.2 Oct 19, 2009 11:13 am -0500 by Laura Rose
Changes:
added and removed bold letters

Version: 1.1 Oct 5, 2009 12:29 pm -0500 by Laura Rose
Changes:
none

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