The Goals of the Calculus Course

  • William McCallum


It has been more than a decade since the beginning of efforts to renew calculus teaching in this country. Those efforts, successful beyond the wildest dreams of their initiators, have reached a plateau. The reaction has been at times intemperate and at times thoughtful, and has led to serious efforts to reinvigorate the traditional curriculum (see How to Teach Mathematics 1 and its appendixes).


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