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And in reading. We teach reading by consistent, laborious repetition. Most parents are engaged in this almost every day.

We don't do this for math as standard because most parents don't value math as much as reading. We know it works, we just don't care enough as a population.

Most Asian parents focus on math mechanics but forget that math is essentially problem solving. As a child I had the concepts down solid, which helped me when I went back to University to do math classes but doing applied math had been a hard mountain to climb. Learn to build DE models etc. has been v challenging.

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