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Jan 9, 2019 | Cedar Hill Blog

Math might not be as fun as art or sports, or as cool as robotics and science, but it’s still pretty awesome!  Students need to stop thinking of math as something that they will only use in the classroom. Math is used everywhere in life,..

How Does Mathnasium Address STEM

Jul 13, 2018 | Cedar Hill Blog

What is STEM? It is simply an acronym for Science – Technology – Engineering – Mathematics.   Why is STEM important? STEM careers in the US are growing twice as fast as other professions. The..

Do you "Math" with your Child?

Dec 5, 2017 | Cedar Hill Blog

Most parents are eager to help their children do well in school, but they’re not giving them the tools necessary for success in their math classes. Parents play a huge role in instilling the number sense their children require to be successful.   Wh..

How to Optimize Neurotransmitters Levels so your Child Learns from their Math Homework

Oct 12, 2017 | Cedar Hill Blog

Brain Chemistry Affects Your Child’s Ability to Learn Math (and Other Subjects) Our brains send messages to other parts of our bodies using neurotransmitters. Research shows that neurotransmitters affect we learn and remember information. Cogniti..

Shopping for Calculators

Oct 9, 2017 | Cedar Hill Blog

What kind of calculator is best for elementary school children? The only calculator elementary students need is the one between their ears.  Elementary school math curriculum focuses on arithmetic, or the study of numbers using addition, subtracti..

Where is the Math Textbook?

Sep 14, 2017 | Cedar Hill Blog

Up until recently, kids usually brought home math text books to do homework. Math homework often consisted of something like “do problems 1-10 on page 63.”  With advances in technology, homework for kids in middle school and high school t..

Mathnasium Partnering with the National PTA to Put the "M" in STEM

Jun 21, 2016 | Cedar Hill Blog

  LOS ANGELES, June 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Mathnasium Learning Centers is proud to announce that it has joined forces with National PTA as a partner in PTA's nationwide science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) ed..

Math Help: Counting and Grouping

Apr 28, 2016 | Cedar Hill Blog

Many times, when students of all ages come to Mathnasium in need of math help, their math troubles can be traced back to a lack of number sense—an intuitive grasp of how numbers work! What’s the first step to gaining number sense? Well, ..

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