Students Who Lack Math Skills

They just don’t add up … or do they?

( Updated March 1, 2010, with a 7th recommendation )

Faculty members at two-year colleges and at universities confront a similar situation each and every term. They have students in their classes who lack the prerequisite knowledge or skills required to be successful. In this post, I am going to focus on students who lack basic math skills. (Scroll rapidly down to the bottom of this post if you want to get to my recommendations quickly.

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