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Suggested citation: National Research Council. (2002). Helping Children Learn Mathematics. Mathematics Learning Study Committee, J.Kilpatrick and J.Swafford, Editors. Center for Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Washington, DC: National Academy Press.