Math and Common Core: Challenge Problems, Math Talks, and the Fundamentals

Math and Common Core: Challenge Problems, Math Talks, and the Fundamentals

Our DreamCatchers students took on “optional” challenge problems that feed into qualifying for the accelerated lane of math in middle school.  Many Palo Alto parents  expect and encourage their children to routinely work on these problems, but for DreamCatchers students it has only recently become a viable and rewarding option  because of the help they get from their personal tutors.