Latest Mathematics education Stories

2013-10-01 23:35:39

Maths tutor London is now UK's number one online Math Tuition website, allowing students to learn from the comfort of their homes. (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 Maths tutor London has fast become UK's number one service for helping kids and young adults getting the best results in Mathematics. Founded by Dr Mohammed Mansoor Siddique, whose background is in Aerospace Engineering and has two Phd's, one is Experimental Aerodynamics and the other in Mathematics. The website has been...

2013-09-12 23:04:12

Conceptua Math Plays Key Role in Digital Learning Initiative Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 United States Secretary of Education Arne Duncan paid a special visit to a leading Conceptua Math implementation site today to recognize its leadership in digital learning. Duncan is at the Sunnyside Unified School District which uses Conceptua Math as its grade 3-5 core instructional program. Secretary Duncan and Richard Culatta, the Director of the Office of Educational Technology, are on...

2013-08-28 12:37:40

Children grasp math more easily with real-world examples, Concordia University research proves If 3 is greater than 2, then ⅓ must be bigger than ½ ­— right? Wrong. As thousands of students head back to school next week, many will use exactly that kind of thinking when faced with fractions for the first time. New research from Concordia University shows that for children to understand math, teachers must constantly make the connection between abstract numbers and real world examples....

Girls Math Anxiety Not Real
2013-08-27 11:50:38

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While young girls and boys perform equally well on math tests, previous research has shown girls report being more anxious about the subject compared to their male peers. However, new research published in the journal Psychological Science found girls are not actually experiencing the anxiety surrounding math they say they are. According to study researchers, previous studies were faulted because they asked to describe perceptions of...

2013-08-15 23:28:08

Professional game designers, in collaboration with academic and special education experts, use universal design for learning to help struggling learners practice and enjoy math by playing 6 engaging multi-level games starting at their own level and continuously progressing at their own pace. Berkeley, CA (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 LocoMotive Labs, an educational technology company that develops exceptional assistive and play-based learning applications that empower kids with special needs to...

2013-07-19 23:16:23

Cool big and little worksheets and a gallery of summer activities for kids have been released on Kids Activities Blog. Seasoned Moms are sharing their kids' favorite summer activities ever. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 19, 2013 Cool big and little worksheets and a gallery of summer activities for kids have been published on Kids Activities Blog. Seasoned Moms are sharing their favorite summer activities that are simple, easy, memorable, and do not explode the family budget this summer....

2013-07-17 23:16:48

Renewed Contract and Expansion of Think Through Math by Oklahoma Department of Education Will Enable Nearly 50,000 Students to Become Algebra-Ready by 8th Grade (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 Think Through Math (TTM) announced today that is has renewed and expanded its contract with The Oklahoma State Department of Education. Under the terms of this agreement, TTM will offer its adaptive, personalized, web-based math solution to 48,000 students in grades 4-8 in the 2013-2014 school year, an...

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