Math and Science education are rapidly becoming a hot-button issue for policy makers. Most WACTE member schools are engaged in cutting-edge research and field work in these areas, and the following publication illustrates a small portion of the work being done in math around the state.
Math Methods discussions are occuring across many levels and districts in the state of Washington.These discussions revolve around potential major changes in how math is taught and the resources that should be allocated to math education.
The following powerpoint link connects to a presentation by David Slavit, a Math Education Professor at the Vancouver, WA., campus of Washington State University. This report was given at the Spring 2007 Washington Association of Colleges for Teacher Education conference.