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

Sep 27, 2018

Enjoying movies together is a favorite family activity, and if those movies incorporate math in an interesting and engaging way, all the better! To inspire a math student in your family, we recommend the following movies based on true st...

The Mathnasium Experience is Transformative

Sep 5, 2018

The Mathnasium Experience is Transformative By Mathnasium  Although we rarely publish articles from an individual perspective, we thought you’d appreciate this piece from Chief Instructional Officer Larry Martinek, also known as Th...

"Numerical Fluency" vs. Memorizing "Number Facts"

Aug 7, 2018

We want to introduce the importance of “numerical fluency” and learning basic “number facts.” Picture this scenario. A teacher asks a classroom, “If you spend 70 cents, 80 cents, and 90 cents, how much did you spend altogether?” The teacher ...

Above all, don't be boring

Mar 13, 2018

Did you know that one of the Reasons for Termination at our center is: Being Boring? It's a crime. This kid Class President explains it better than I do: Math practice is hard work. It's so good for the student, but no question about it, if giv...

Depth, Not Speed

Jan 14, 2018

I've always been dismayed at how much anxiety school classroom Speed math facts tests cause my tutoring students.  Today, I met a 2nd grade student, Jeremy  (not real name), who impressed me with his problem-solving skills.  He was able to see tha...

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