UCLA Spotlight

Center X and a new approach to grade school math

  • Published Jan 1, 2005 8:00 AM



Rosalie Pitts, teacher at 93rd Street Elementary in Los Angeles


Jody Priselac, Executive Director of Center X, UCLA Graduate School of Education and Information Studies

See Rosalie Pitts in action, and watch the kids in her classroom, eager and excited – and learning. Rosalie is one of many teachers who learn new strategies in math instruction from the UCLA Math Project, part of Center X at the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies. Students' math scores have improved after their teachers learned new techniques at UCLA.

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Center X: UCLA's Mathematics Project

UCLA Magazine of Spring 2004 dedicated to k-12 education