## Lincolnwood Blog

### National Math Scores - The New Pandemic

Jun 22, 2023 | Lincolnwood Blog

### Fractions

Apr 18, 2018 | Lincolnwood Blog

Why do kids fear and struggle with fractions? Many kids fear fractions because they don’t understand how they work – they mix up the parts and don’t understand what they mean and what we do to them. Parents typically understand..

### STEM

Apr 9, 2018 | Lincolnwood 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 profes..

### Summer

Apr 9, 2018 | Lincolnwood 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,..

### Algebra

Apr 9, 2018 | Lincolnwood 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&nb..

### Geometry

Apr 9, 2018 | Lincolnwood 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 pictu..

### See our family's rave reviews about Mathnasium of Lincolnwood!

Sep 2, 2015 | Lincolnwood Blog

Dear Berish: Our son Tyler was struggling in 8th grade math but excelling in all of his other classes. As parents we were concerned that he was not grasping and understanding this particular subject. That's when we enrolled him in Mathnasium in Sko..

### Operation Mathlete Episode 2 is Live!

Mar 18, 2015 | Lincolnwood Blog

The second episode of Operation Mathlete is live! Watch as Max, Shana, and Sky compete in the Patterns Challenge for the chance to win \$200! ..