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Distance Learning Support Program for Students in Alameda County

Aug 28, 2020 | Alameda Blog

Mathnasium of Alameda is pleased to share our new program option. Mathnasium of Alameda Presents:         Prime Study Space Monday through Friday (5 days per week): 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Individual desk workspace for..

Why “Number Sense” Is the Beginning of All Math Ability

Jan 31, 2018 | Alameda Blog

Ever hear your child or another student talk about math class and say, “That stuff doesn’t make sense to me!”? That’s pretty typical, and it’s because children don’t get enough contextwhen they learn material. Prov..

Math is More than Numbers

Jan 20, 2018 | Alameda Blog

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 numbe..

Math in the Real World: Counting

Jan 15, 2018 | Alameda Blog

Math is everywhere in our lives! Kids sometimes think that math only exists in math class, but parents know that we do math every day, in a number of different ways, both small and large. You can share this perspective with your kids to show the..

Ways to encourage teaching math at home

Oct 20, 2017 | Alameda Blog

Informing parents about how to help their children practice math at home is a key factor to their child’s success within the classroom. There are many ways to encourage teaching math at home. Here are some ways you can encourage families t..

What You Need to Know About the New SAT Test

Sep 5, 2017 | Alameda Blog

For parents of 10th, 11th, and 12th graders... good article by Mathnasium.  Click here for full article.   There have been some significant changes to the SAT test that high school students and their parents need to be aware of. As ..

Here’s How Math Classes Could Make Your Kid Richer Later In Life

Aug 24, 2017 | Alameda Blog

There's some good and bad news when it comes to your kids' math homework. A new study found that kids who take more math make more money than kids who don't, later on in life. So, good news if your child is killing it at algebra. If ..

Math Education Needs To Slow Down, Stop and Smell Its Roses

Jan 17, 2017 | Alameda Blog

Great article about number sense, playing with numbers, and taking the time to enjoy math.  Full article here. ..