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2013-10-17 23:03:00

Ninety teachers will use Conceptua curriculum to instill best practices With Common Core State Standards. PETALUMA, Calif. (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Conceptua Math announced today a new partnership with Teach For America to provide the organization’s corps members with a Common Core-designed instructional curriculum for math classrooms in grades 3-5. The collaboration reflects a shared commitment to providing teachers effective classroom supports to understand and implement the Common...

2013-10-16 23:27:06

Online program for K-5 learners built on common core learning progressions. Baltimore, Md. (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Today at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Regional Conference, EPS Literacy and Intervention, a division of School Specialty, and CSL Associates, Inc., unveiled content and learning management updates to MathCoach® Interactive, an online math program designed to help students in grades K-5 master the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Built on the...

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...


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