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Combating the Summer Slide with Mathnasium

Jul 24, 2023 | Glendale Blog

Preparing your child for the return to school after summer break involves more than just buying school supplies; it's crucial to reinforce their math skills as well. Math is a cumulative subject, and without regular practice, children may struggle to keep up with new material when they head back to the classroom. This decline in math skills can...

Top 8 Places We Use Math in Everyday Life

Aug 22, 2022 | Glendale Blog

By Chloe Jade Skye, Mathnasium Instructor   “But when am I ever going to need it?” It’s one of the most common questions kids ask when they’re told to study, do their homework, or get back to the task at hand. When you’re in school, it’s hard to und..

FAQ: Why Do We Offer Rewards & Incentives at Mathnasium?

Jul 3, 2022 | Glendale Blog

By Maya Diakoff, Center Owner   A question we’re sometimes asked at Mathnasium is why we offer rewards and incentives to our students for working on math. Shouldn’t the students be focusing on their work and not on toys and games? If the only th..

4 Fun Ways to Use Math on Summer Vacation

Jun 8, 2022 | Glendale Blog

By Chloe Jade Skye, Mathnasium Instructor   School is officially out for most of you, and that means it’s summer vacation! Whether you’re traveling or just relaxing at home, vacation is the perfect time for a reset. But during the long months withou..

Student of the Month December 2021

Jan 15, 2022 | Glendale Blog

Mathnasium of Glendale is pleased to announce our Student of the Month! We love to celebrate the success of our students, and since success at Mathnasium is the norm, it can be pretty hard to choose just one of them. :) Your child can find success ..

Personal or Group Instruction? What Does Mathnasium Use?

Jan 12, 2022 | Glendale Blog

What's the difference between group tutoring and individual tutoring? What happens at Mathnasium? Excellent questions! We're glad you asked :) Group tutoring sessions are basically small classes where several students work with the s..

Need a Change in Math-itude?

Jan 8, 2022 | Glendale Blog

Ever wonder if your child's attitude towards math is hindering their progress? Can a bad attitude affect their grades? Read on… A recent study called "Investigating Students' Attitude Towards Learning Mathematics" sheds mor..

I Wouldn't Be Where I Am Without Mathnasium

Jan 5, 2022 | Glendale Blog

Let me introduce you to Dylan, a 12-year-old Mathnasium student. Dylan (who is completely adorable, btw) says, "I would not be where I am today without Mathnasium."  Unfortunately, Dylan's math story started out on the wrong fo..