## Newton Blog

Jan 28, 2021 | Newton Blog

Are you Crazy About Math or is Math Driving You Crazy?  Either way, Mathnasium of Newton's team of expert math instructors is your solution for math tutoring, advanced math enrichment, math homework help, and math test prep for elementary schoo..

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Apr 2, 2019 | Newton Blog

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### How Mathnasium Changed Baseball Pros Life

Nov 16, 2018 | Newton Blog

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 Texas native fantasized about playing in the big leagues, like his idol, Yankee Derek Jeter. Before he could rea..

### How to Tell if Your Child is Stressed in School

Oct 25, 2018 | Newton Blog

Students aren’t always forthcoming about problems they’re having in school. The reasons why kids stay silent about it are many and varied: The child may be afraid of letting the parent down, they may be ashamed or too scared to ask f..

### Five Movies (or Books) to Encourage a Love of Math

Sep 27, 2018 | Newton Blog

Enjoying movies together is a favorite family activity, and if those movies incorporate math in an interesting and engaging way, all the better! To inspire a math student in your family, we recommend the following movies based on true stori..

### The Mathnasium Experience is Transformative

Sep 5, 2018 | Newton Blog

The Mathnasium Experience is Transformative By Mathnasium  Although we rarely publish articles from an individual perspective, we thought you’d appreciate this piece from Chief Instructional Officer Larry Martinek, also kno..

### "Numerical Fluency" vs. Memorizing "Number Facts"

Aug 7, 2018 | Newton Blog

We want to introduce the importance of “numerical fluency” and learning basic “number facts.” Picture this scenario. A teacher asks a classroom, “If you spend 70 cents, 80 cents, and 90 cents, how much did you spend altoge..