Sep 19, 2018
Photo: Lynne Harty
You don’t have to understand math in order to make great music, but it helps. Music is intrinsically mathematical, and the two disciplines have a symbiotic relationship. Pitch, frequency, ratios, intervals, chords, propor...
May 7, 2018
In elementary school, this was the kid who never showed his work because he did it all in his head. His first grade teacher started him on multiplication and division because he’d mastered the skills they planned to work on that year. As math got ...
May 5, 2018
Avoid Summer Brain Drain: Why I Enrolled At Mathnasium
June 30, 2017 by Michelle
I worry constantly about brain drain over the summer. We signed up for Mathnasium math tutoring for my son this summer, and I can’t wait to share my experie...
Apr 10, 2018
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, fro...
Apr 10, 2018
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 pictures. Many peopl...