Slates, Sliderules and Software: Teaching Math in America

Grade Range: 4-12
Resource Type(s): Reference Materials
Date Posted: 6/4/2009

The focus of this online exhibition is the history of mathematics education in America.  Beginning with the advent of public education in the early nineteenth century and ending in the modern Information Age, students will learn how advances in technology and changes in education theory have affected how math has been taught in American schools. 

National Standards

Historical Thinking Standards (Grades K-4)

Historical Thinking Standards (Grades 5-12)

United States History Standards (Grades 5-12)

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