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    Five Movies (or Books) to Encourage a Love of Math

    Five Movies (or Books) to Encourage a Love of Math

    Sep 24, 2018

    Enjoying movies together is a favorite family activity, and if those movies incorporate math in an interesting and engaging way, all the better! ...




    9 Fun Activities to Prevent Summer Learning Loss (and Boost Math Skills)

    9 Fun Activities to Prevent Summer Learning Loss (and Boost Math Skills)

    Jun 11, 2018

    Long summer days invite the family to spend extra time relaxing, playing, and connecting. Many parents also look for ways bolster their children’s...




    How to Choose the Right Summer Math Program

    How to Choose the Right Summer Math Program

    Apr 9, 2018

    Plenty of summer math learning programs are available to assist kids who need or want stronger math skills. Comparing them, though, is like...




    Why Summer Camp and Math Programs are a Great Pair

    Why Summer Camp and Math Programs are a Great Pair

    Mar 19, 2018

     Summer is just around the corner. Do you know what your kids will be doing? While kids may dream of days filled with swimming, ice cream, and too...




    "Wholes and Parts" (Number Sense Series, Part 2)

    Mar 13, 2018

    Number Sense is the ability to appreciate the size and scale of numbers in the context of the question at hand. Three elements establish Number...




    When Should Kids Start Learning Math?

    When Should Kids Start Learning Math?

    Feb 5, 2018

    Math is more than just addition, subtraction, division, and multiplication. Most math skills are so intuitive to adults that you might not even...




    Summer Math Programs Help Kids Avoid Learning Loss

    Summer Math Programs Help Kids Avoid Learning Loss

    May 13, 2017

     

    Incorporating consistent, enjoyable, and meaningful opportunities for math learning into your family’s summer agenda could benefit your kids...




    Is Your Child Struggling, On Track, Or Ahead in Math?

    Is Your Child Struggling, On Track, Or Ahead in Math?

    Sep 15, 2016

     

    Can your child answer these mental math questions? The results may surprise you!

    If they can solve problems at and above grade level, they may...




    Hit the Ground Running With an After-school Math Program and Jumpstart Math Success!

    Hit the Ground Running With an After-school Math Program and Jumpstart Math Success!

    Aug 11, 2016

     

    Goodbye, summer… and hello to a brand new school year full of fun, learning, and potential! As you and your family navigate the back-to-school...




    The #1 Tip to Avoid Spreading Math Anxiety in Kids

    The #1 Tip to Avoid Spreading Math Anxiety in Kids

    May 5, 2016

     

    Parents, if there’s one golden nugget of math advice we can pass along to help you set your family up for math success, this Washington Post...



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