"Math is Important," Says Long Island Student

"Math is important" says Long Island student

"Math is important" says Long Island student

Nicole, a student at Barton Elementary School in the Patchogue-Medford School District, says she'll need strong math skills when she grows up. In today's class, she has only one minute to answer 44 questions in what's called a math 'sprint.' It's an exercise she used to struggle with, but watch how Nicole does after months of hard work meeting Common Core Learning Standards.