## K-5 Math in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage## Throughout the 2011/2012 school year, elementary teachers engaged in a process to look at state standards and then current instructional materials. After careful review, teachers decided that other materials would more closely align with the required mathmatics standards and our district curriculum. Through an evaluation process, Math in Focus was chosen.## What is Singapore Math?"Singapore math" is the term used to refer to the mathematics curriculum used in Singapore. For over 15 years, Singapore has consistently scored at the top of international mathematics comparison studies. Its unique approach to teaching math—which focuses on problem solving, deep understanding, and model drawing—has helped Singapore students excel. U.S. students now have the same opportunity to benefit from this proven curriculum! ## What is |