‘Real World Math’ being taught in Charles City schools

You might remember in math class thinking to yourself, “When will I ever need to use algebra 2 in my career?” Dana Sullivan, a math teacher at the Charles City high school, teaches a class titled, ‘Real World Math’ to combat that very stigma.


One example project that the class participates in is the creation of a birdhouse. Comet Calista Treiber had trouble in the beginning but believes she learned a valuable skill-set.

Carter Melrose

Carter bullied his way onto the KCHA radio waves after spending 4 years at the University of Iowa as a studying journalist. He writes news, short stories, features, but more than anything, he has a proclivity to wax philosophically.

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