Do you think that there are ways to use the calculator to build student's understanding of important math concepts?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 9, 2019, 9:33 pm ad1c9bdddf
In my opinion, calculator can be used in the teaching in a good way or a bad way - it all depends on the teacher's approach. Calculator in itself is not bad or good -- it is just a tool. It is used a lot in today's society, so students should learn to use it by the time they finish school.
At the same time, children SHOULD learn their basic facts, be able to do mental calculations, and master long division and other ...
This provides a brief look at how a calculator can be used as a tool for learning.