Ep 15. Modern relevance in the math curriculum with Brian Conrad
The transcript for this episode is here.
Brian Conrad’s public comments on the CMF
Article in The Atlantic
Articles and programs mentioned in the episode
CMF and California State Standards
UC Board of Admissions and Relations with Schools (BOARS) minutes
The July BOARS minutes confirm that BOARS unanimously voted to revoke allowing data science courses to validate Algebra II.
CSU Senate resolution
The resolution from the California State University system faculty regarding the UCLA data science course (Introduction to Data Science).
On San Francisco's anti-acceleration policies
Inequity in Numbers - Call for an Investigation: The Reality Behind SFUSD's Self-Promoted Math Course Sequence (Families for San Francisco)
SFUSD’s 10-year experiment in banning 8th-grade Algebra I and other anti-acceleration policies are now the subject of a lawsuit by parents. The following clip from the May 23, 2023 SFUSD Board meeting shows the superintendent acknowledging that their approach to math is not working. (Full video is here: SFUSD May 23 Meeting.)
Credit to Jazmin Boisclair for this helpful resource page.