Jan 8, 2018
Mathnasium and Common Core
Apr 20, 2015
Since the adoption of Common Core, local schools struggle to understand how to adjust the current system to fit these new state standards. This is no fault of the schools, instead it is a l...
Jan 6, 2018
New Member of the Prime Family (and we are not talking Transformers)
Mathansium of Newport Beach is very excited to find out that a new prime number has been added to the group. The new prime is over a million digits long. It is hard for one ...
Dec 14, 2017
Counting, The Basis of Number Sense
By Mathnasium |
I have often heard students coming out of a class saying, "That stuff doesn't make sense!" This is because many students have not developed a good general sense of the mat...
Nov 26, 2017
Finger Counting, Numerical Fluency, and Confidence
When very young children first learn how to count, they use their fingers as manipulatives (physical objects used to teach math concepts).
However, many kids...
Nov 23, 2017
Ask Larry: Math and the Left-Brained Misconception
By Larry | Added Nov. 22, 2017
No matter how hard I work to improve my grades in math, I just can’t seem to understand it. I’m a right-brained ...