The Only Math that Ever REALLY Mattered [SLIDE]

After spending the better part of the last two weeks grinding through end of grade testing with my students, I was feeling creatively drained tonight — so I whipped up a slide:

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I hope you dig it.  And I hope you’ll remind every important person in your life — from parents and principals to policymakers — that our kids are more than the numbers that we want to label them with.

#simpletruth

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5 thoughts on “The Only Math that Ever REALLY Mattered [SLIDE]

    1. Bill Ferriter Post author

      Thanks, Pal — I whipped it up after a long week of testing. It was more of a reminder for me than anything. Sometimes I forget that my kids are more than their scores too.

      Hope you’re well..
      Bill

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    1. Bill Ferriter Post author

      Back at ya, Brother. I think we both create powerful images — and the fact that we share them freely makes us totally boss.

      #bringbackboss

      ; )
      Bill

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