Math Anxiety and the Brain Forum

Prevent math adverse attitudes

Re: Prevent math adverse attitudes
by Dave Henrich - Tuesday, 24 September 2013, 2:07 PM

Understanding vs. memorizing can be so important.  If a student forgets or incorrectly recalls a formula, they are toast.  But if the understand, they can recreate and/or verify the formula using their understanding.  Understanding empowers students with options.