Do You “Math” With Your Child?

Sep 1, 2016 | Gilbert

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.

When I go out to schools and talk with parents, I ask them, “How many of you read with your kids?”

I usually get a room full of raised hands and proud faces.

Then I ask them, “How many of you math with your kids?”

While many parents have never heard math used as a verb before, they instantly understand my meaning, and I see those  proud faces turn sheepish. Read full article here.