Fluency Instruction

Math Fluency Matters

  • Posted on: 21 October 2014
  • By: Tina McCoy

Most educators know that poor math fluency has an adverse impact on students, but to what extent?  Well, math fluency has a profound impact on every student's ability to succeed in mathematics, not only in calculation skills but in all types of problem-solving and higher order mathematics that the student will encounter over the years. That begs the questions, 'What is meant by math fluency?' and 'What can we do to strengthen it?'