## Bettendorf Blog

### Why Elena's Parents are Smart to Enroll Her Early in Mathnasium

Mar 4, 2020 | Bettendorf Blog

Elena used to be mad at math, but now she likes it a whole lot better. She describes her instructors as helpful and the lessons easy to understand. If your child is struggling with math, do what Elena's parents did! Enroll him/her in Mathnas..

### How Does Arun Handle a Math Pop Quiz, and How Will You?!

Feb 26, 2020 | Bettendorf Blog

Arun is one example of hundreds. Math confidence, describing his experience as "fun" and enjoying a boost in school performance are characteristic of any Mathnasium student. Check out his genuine responses in this video interview and then ..

### Old Problem, New Solution

Feb 23, 2020 | Bettendorf Blog

It's time to compare the "old" with the "new". Hint: The "old" way is still found in nearly every math class. And the "new" way is the Mathnasium Method. Please hop into my time machine & take a peek at this 1944 math class which is kinda c..

### Three Types of Math Students- Which is Your Child?

Feb 4, 2020 | Bettendorf Blog

Here's a breakdown of the three most common types of math students: the signs, consequences and solution for each one. By the end of this short article you will know exactly which of the three types best describes your child and what steps ..

### Canaan Smith

Dec 15, 2018 | Bettendorf Blog

Yankee Lives His Dream, Thanks to Mathnasium By Mathnasium | Added Nov 8, 2018   Canaan Smith had a really big dream. He played on both football and baseball teams for his high school. Like so many young athletes, the ..

### Geometry

Apr 15, 2018 | Bettendorf Blog

Why do kids struggle with Geometry? Geometry is the branch of mathematics that deals with the properties, measurement, and relations of points, lines, angles, surfaces, and solids.  In layman’s terms it is math applied to pictures. ..

### Summer

Apr 15, 2018 | Bettendorf Blog

What do art, sports, robotics and science all have in common?  MATH!  Students need to stop thinking of math as something that they will only use in the classroom. Math is used everywhere in life, from sports stats to cooking, c..

### Algebra

Apr 15, 2018 | Bettendorf Blog

Why do kids struggle with Algebra? We’ve asked algebra teachers what skills they wish their students were better at coming into Algebra class.  Their answers were always the same 3 skills: multiplication facts, fractions, and integers.&n..