Khan Academy http://kalw.org en A modern approach to an old-school problem, teaching kids math http://kalw.org/post/modern-approach-old-school-problem-teaching-kids-math <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">California has nearly a 1,000 charter schools, making it the most in the nation. Thirty-five of those are in the Oakland Unified School District. Charter school popularity has spurred education pedagogy research, the documentary </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.takepart.com/waiting-for-superman/">Waiting for Superman</a></em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and has left lots of people wondering what these independent schools have to offer.</span></p><p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 03:27:17 +0000 Stephanie Scerra 22654 at http://kalw.org A modern approach to an old-school problem, teaching kids math