By Roos Haverkate at March 24 2021 06:00:18

Ӓ} Are there too many problems on the page? Some authors attempt to pack in the problems’ leaving little room for students to show their work· The opposite can also be the case· Maybe there are not enough problems to accurately assess student knowledge·

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?