By Daniel Hurst at May 29 2021 12:37:34

Lauri Susi has over 20 years experience as a classroom teacher in grades pre−k through high school· Throughout most of those years’ she taught at the university level as well’ and she continues to hold a university post today· Lauri has a masters degree in special education and educational technology· She is an expert in matters involving students with special needs’ students who struggle’ and the strategic use of technology within school districts· She has co−directed a research project on fractions software for upper−elementary students’ and has co−directed the implementation of a large−scale research project on technology to teach math to second grade students· Lauri is an excellent teacher−trainer and consultant to district administrators· She lives in Orlando’ Florida·

For seven years I've watched my beautiful son hunched over Kumon math worksheets· He finds little enjoyment from them and I'd rather see him chasing butterflies· They've certainly helped his Math performance at school −− he's top of his class’ but I wonder if the effort has been worth it in the big scheme of things· He's currently solving about 100 polynomials per day· Man’ he can really solve polynomials’ and fast· But for what?