Math anxiety: how Mathnasium can help

Dec 29, 2022 | Cambridge


Math anxiety is a common issue for many students, and it can have a significant impact on their performance and overall confidence in math. At Mathnasium of Cambridge, we understand the challenges that math anxiety can present, and we have a number of strategies and techniques to help students overcome their anxiety and succeed in math.


One of the key ways that Mathnasium of Cambridge helps students with math anxiety is through personalized instruction. Our certified instructors work one-on-one with each student to develop a customized learning plan that takes into account their strengths, weaknesses, and unique needs. This personalized approach helps students feel more confident and capable in math, and it allows them to progress at their own pace.


Another aspect of Mathnasium of Cambridge's approach is our use of hands-on manipulatives and interactive technology. We believe that students learn best when they are actively engaged in the learning process, and we use a variety of tools and techniques to help students explore and discover math concepts in a fun and interactive way. This hands-on approach can help reduce math anxiety by making math more concrete and tangible, and it can also help students see the practical applications of math in their everyday lives.


At Mathnasium of Cambridge, we also place a strong emphasis on building problem-solving skills. We believe that the ability to apply math concepts to real-world situations is crucial to success in math, and we work with students to develop their problem-solving skills through a variety of activities and exercises. This focus on problem-solving can help students feel more confident and capable in math, and it can also help them see the value and relevance of math in their lives.


Finally, we believe that building a positive relationship with math is key to overcoming math anxiety. Our instructors are patient and supportive, and they work with students to help them build a love of math and a sense of accomplishment as they progress. We also offer a variety of resources for parents, including tips and tricks for supporting their child's math learning at home and information about how to stay involved in their child's math education.


Overall, Mathnasium's approach to teaching math is focused on personalized instruction, hands-on learning, problem-solving skills, and building a positive relationship with math. We believe that this approach is particularly effective for helping students overcome math anxiety and succeed in math and beyond.


Interested in enrolling your child at Mathnasium of Cambridge? Give us a call today or scheduled your risk - free assessment below! (226).828.9198