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College Kids and Monkeys About Equal on Math
Date:2/13/2009

s a child learns the names of numbers and starts to understand more abstract math concepts.

"If the nonverbal number sense is really providing a critical foundation for math achievement, then this will suggest teaching methods that provide more grounding in the nonverbal quantity system," she said.

Brannon was to appear Friday on a panel at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

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Neuroscience for Kids has more on the brain and language.



-- Robert Preidt



SOURCE: Duke University, news release, Feb. 13, 2009


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