tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-34011427.post5963253730004617987..comments2021-06-12T08:30:15.127-05:00Comments on Wisdom of the Hands: box making at ESSA--third dayDoug Stowehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/13003845322415622289noreply@blogger.comBlogger1125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-34011427.post-39218540845206132282011-07-27T22:22:30.401-05:002011-07-27T22:22:30.401-05:00"But assuming math is irrelevant blocks the d..."But assuming math is irrelevant blocks the doors to their success"<br /><br />That was true for me in Algebra.<br /><br />I simply never understood the need for it or really even understood what it was for and (stubbornly) never learned it in High School. In fact, I learned more Algebra in Geometry class than I did the year before in Algebra.<br /><br />Only years later did I come to realize that I was regularly doing what were actually simple algebra problems in my head to figure things out.Luke Townsleyhttp://UnpluggedShop.comnoreply@blogger.com