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iPad apps and algebra success

GSEA recent article in the Statesman Journal highlights how some savvy GSE students are tackling a perennial curricular challenge -- algebra -- with technology.

"iPad apps developed by Willamette University students could soon help high school and middle school students crack the code of algebra, often a gatekeeper to college entry," the article says.

Willamette, in collaboration with George Fox University and Pacific University, garnered a large U.S. Department of Education grant for the program. It is one in a series of collaborative ventures the GSE has adopted to reach more students and teachers and do good in the community.

Read more at the Statesman Journal.