How scientific calculators have a positive impact on students' thinking skills.
Global trends in math education
Technology allows individuals to be selfdirected learners.
CRITICAL THINKING
Usually in mathematics teaching and learning, onlylowerorder thinking skills are emphasized.With calculators, teachers can focus on developingstudents’ higherorder thinking skills once theirstudents have fully mastered the basics.Why? Calculators handle tedious, mundanecalculations so that teachers can focus onhigherorder thinking. Higherorder thinking is anability that forms the basis of critical thinking.
CASIO scientific calculators are used all around the world!
Benefits of scientific calculators
CASIO scientific calculators make highquality math education possible.
 For Teachers

Teachers can focus on developing students’ higherorder thinking skills.
 CREATE
 EVALUATE
 ANALYZE
 For Students

Students are able to pursue new math ideas and acquire math thinking skills.
 EXPLORE
 ACQUIRE
 CREATE
 For Schools

Students are more motivated to participate in math classes.
 For Governments

Higher level of math education of the whole country
Scientific calculatorsmake high quality math education possible.
Countries where students can use scientific calculators in classes and exams tend to be ranked higher.
Benefits of scientific calculators
Going beyond improving simple calculation ability, to achieve exploratory learning
Realizing exploratory learning, not just improved calculation skills