In college remedial classes, unprepared students get the least-trained teachers – The Hechinger Report

At Rutgers University-Newark, 20 college students were working through a word problem on a rainy February morning when several got stuck. “I got 1/10 as the answer, but the computer says it’s 0.1,” called out one young woman. “That’s the decimal equivalent of 1/10, right?” asked the professor, Robert Puhak.