Great Moments in Failed Math Education Technology

Second in a series.

Classroom Calculator

From Mathematics Teacher 77, September 1984.

4 Responses

  1. That’s pretty cool. I wouldn’t be surprised if it was actually very effective. It’s very tangible. The kinesthetic learners would love it.

  2. I imagine the reason this never took off is the price, which is nearly $3000 in 2008 dollars.

  3. I have one of those! Except that it’s a little app on my interactive whiteboard.

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