Scarsdale Middle School Math
Singapore Primary Mathematics
“seeking to inspire lives of contribution through an exemplary public education in the liberal arts tradition”
“The purpose of mathematics education is to nurture an ongoing appreciation, enthusiasm and curiosity for mathematics as all students learn to effectively use mathematics for personal and real life applications, as well as prepare for the demands of a changing, global, technological society where new careers and new knowledge are continually being created.”
The Middle School math curriculum is a three-year sequence that emphasizes problem solving and critical thinking through the study of mathematics. The Middle School mathematics department strives to ensure that all students receive a high-quality mathematics education.
The result is a focused curriculum where students are expected to reach certain levels of conceptual understanding and procedural fluency by certain points in the curriculum.
Singapore American School http://www.sas.edu.sg/curriculum/curriculumonline.html