Jan 16, 2018
Using Math to Improve Important Life Skills
On the surface, math may seem like it's all about numbers and formulas. However, this versatile subject is about much more than just counting, adding, and subtracting. Discover why math is more than ...
Dec 18, 2017
Andy Kiersz/Dec 17, 2017
In 2000, the Clay Mathematics Institute announced the Millennium Prize problems. These were a collection of seven of the most important math problems that remain unsolved.
Reflecting the importance of the probl...
Aug 19, 2017
Three times scientists learned something from solar eclipses—and three times they were tricked
By Giorgia Guglielmi
Next Monday’s solar eclipse, which should be visible across a wide swath of the continental United States, has inspired milli...
Aug 15, 2017
Mathnasium’s Chief Educational Officer Larry Martinek appreciates great teachers! Larry is a teacher himself, having taught math for almost 30 years in L.A. City schools before co-founding Mathnasium in 2002. After all those years spent in the tre...
Jul 12, 2017
by Jeff Grabmeier
A psychological intervention implemented to help students cope and learn more in a tough statistics course did more than just help them in the class, a new study found.
Researchers found the intervention helped students imp...