Daisuke Konishi

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Sep 10, 2008

JICA textbook project helps kids learn 'Guatematica'

QUEZALTENANGO, Guatemala — Showing her first-grade students a picture in a textbook of a girl with two bundles of sticks, the teacher at the Villa Hermosa elementary school asks her charges how many pieces of wood is the girl holding. "Twenty-six," the children respond. The ...