For success in mathematics, it takes more than the right answer.  UC San Diego professor Guershon Harel, Field Director Ovie Soto, and Master Teaching Fellow Jannelle Olivier, all of Math for America San Diego (in UC San Diego’s Center for Research on Educational Equity, Assessment, and Teaching Excellence [CREATE]), were highlighted in a recent issue of the Harvard Education Letter discussing the creativity and problem-solving approaches that real mathematicians employ.  http://hepg.org/hel/article/566#home.