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Make Summer Math Part of Your Summer Fun

Jun 28, 2023 | Downsview Blog

Summer is the time for road trips, backyard BBQs, days at the beach and … math? That’s right! It’s important for students to make math a part of their summer so they don’t lose what they’ve learned during the school year..

Building Math Success from a Strong Foundation

Aug 19, 2021 | Downsview Blog

Unlike many academic subjects, math builds upon itself level by level, so it’s important to start with a strong foundation. The proven Mathnasium MethodTM forms the foundation for math mastery through deep understanding, with carefully selected..

Teaching Math in a Way That Makes Sense

May 12, 2021 | Downsview Blog

What is it about Mathnasium that helps students find success in math? The answer is simple: We teach for understanding. Instead of coaching students to rely on memorization, rote learning, or calculators, our highly trained instructors use multiple approa..

In-Centre Instruction is re-opening soon!

Jun 11, 2020 | Downsview Blog

Great news! We’re pleased to share that our centre will re-open for in-person instruction on Jul 2nd, 2020. We can’t wait to see our students again! Students will have the option to learn in the centre or continue online with Mathnasium@home &..

The COVID Slide Will Leave Children Up to a Year Behind in Math. Mathnasium@home Can Help

May 5, 2020 | Downsview Blog

In the spring, we traditionally encourage parents to guard against the summer slide, in which children lose 2-3 months of the previous year’s math learning during the long summer break. But this is hardly a traditional year. Before the summer ..

Mathnasium@home FAQ

Mar 19, 2020 | Downsview Blog

- What is Mathnasium@Home? Mathnasium @home is an Online Tutoring tool that gives us the power to provide real-time face-to-face Math instruction with students via an online collaboration platform. The Learning Experience is strikingly s..

Important Mathnasium Announcement

Mar 17, 2020 | Downsview Blog

In respond to today's state of emergency for Ontario due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, effective immediately, our centre (Mathnasium of Downsview) will be closed for in-person instruction through Apr 5, 2020.     In..

Important Learning Centre Health and Safety Update

Mar 13, 2020 | Downsview Blog

I wanted to let you know the extraordinary steps that we have been taking to keep our families safe, and also what we expect of you and our other Mathnasium parents.   The primary symptoms of this coronavirus are fever and a dry cough. Do ..