Authors Don White and John Lowder have noticed throughout their careers that many people suffer from fragmented understanding and have difficulty in seeing the bigger picture, which is why they have endeavored to create Fragments to Mosaic as a way to help them understand.
This is a book for everyone interested in education – especially math education. The principles described and explained are transferable to other subjects. Here, students, teachers, parents, and school administrators can find hope, encouragement and direction. Many thought provoking cartoon illustrations make the message more appealing and understandable than the average book on pedagogy.
The book provides the Why, What, and How of a method of teaching that begins with student perceptions, emphasizes conceptual connections, and develops holistic understanding while fostering critical thinking and problem solving skills.