The Gates Foundation just announced they are spending over a billion dollars to supposedly improve math education.
Their past efforts to “improve” education don’t exactly inspire me with confidence.
Learn more about their latest effort at these two articles:
The $1.1 Billion Math Solution? Gates Foundation Makes Math Its Top K-12 Priority is from The 74.
Why the Gates Foundation Is Investing $1.1 Billion in Math Education is from Ed Week.
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