Why visuals are so important when teaching math concepts

Rather than telling students not to use their fingers for math computation, a new study from Stanford University, reported in e-School News, has found that math concepts and calculations needs a visual/perceptual approach to be well-learned.   The take away message – let students use their fingers!

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