In Class - Continue topic of education reform. Begin watching video "2 Million Minutes." Discusses the educational paths of six teenagers from three different countries: The United States, India, and China. Hand out article "Failing Our Schools."
Homework - Read and summarize article for tomorrow. Also, QOW due tomorrow by 11:59. This is worth 50 points.
Websites to check out:
http://www.2mminutes.com/ - official website of the documentary we are watching in class.
http://members1.indianmathonline.com/imo/ThirdWorldChallengeAction.do?action=Home - Think you have what it takes to measure up with some of the brightest in the world? Try a few of these quizzes and find out!
Articles to check out: