The Crossover to Math
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The Principles and Structure
o Read about Community Organizing and Development of the Algebra Project
Network
http://www.algebra.org/apinfo/organize2.html
Jumpstarting A Project
o Learn about the 1994 video Calculating Change. It shows how parents
and communities can work together to promote better, more creative math
and science education.
http://www.learner.org/catalog/educiss/calchange/
oA report on The Algebra Project is included in this documentary.
http://www.learner.org/catalog/educiss/calchange/calcdes.html
Germinating Its Seeds
o Read how Boston's Ten Point Coalition honored the 30th anniversary of
Freedom Summer.
http://bostonreview.mit.edu/BR19.6/struggle.html
o The Southern Initiative of the Algebra Project
http://www.algebra.org/apinfo/siap2.html
Reaching Beyond the Horizon
o Read a transcript of a panel discussion in which Dave Dennis discusses
the Algebra Project.
http://www.brook.edu/comm/Transcripts/19990422/panel1.htm
o Visit the Algebra Project's website
http://www.algebra.org
o Read an interview with Robert Moses.
http://www.etv.state.ms.us/learningexchange/0004/profile.html
Experiencing the Curriculum
o Read about the Transition Curriculum
http://www.algebra.org/apinfo/curric2.html
o Read about The African Drums & Ratios Curriculum
http://www.algebra.org/apinfo/drums2.html
o Read about Teacher Training and Support Programs
http://www.algebra.org/apinfo/programs2.html
o Discussion with Jackie Rivers, Algebra Project Coordinator and Claude
Snead, Algebra Project Intern
http://www.ncrel.org/sdrs/areas/issues/content/cntareas/math/algprojtrns.htm
The Algebra Project Today
o Learn about the MacArthur Fellows Program
http://www.macfdn.org/programs/fel/complete_list_3.htm
o Learn about Moses' 1999 Heinz Award
http://www.awards.heinz.org/moses.html
o Listen to an February 2001 interview with Bob Moses
http://www.pbs.org/merrow/tmr_radio/pgm24/
o Learn about the Young People's Project
http://www.tnt.tv/movies/tntoriginals/freedomsong/ypp/about.html
o Learn about Linking Up Villages
http://villagenetwork.org/LUVDescription.html#theory
o If you want to order Robert Moses' book Radical Equations,
http://www.barnesandnoble.com
