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2015-02-17 08:39:58

PRINCETON, N.J., Feb.

2013-10-08 23:21:46

HealthEd-sponsored event to offer CEU credits and feature Brian Zikmund-Fisher, PhD, of the University of Michigan. Clark, NJ (PRWEB) October 08, 2013

First Graders Who Lack Math Skills Still Lag As Adults
2013-02-28 13:32:32

A new study reveals that by seventh grade, students who failed to acquire basic math skills in the first grade scored far behind their peers when taking a test on basic mathematical abilities that are required for daily adult life.

2012-04-29 19:58:40

Many parents cringe when their child asks for help with math homework.

2012-02-10 15:26:59

Cancer risks. Investment alternatives. Calories. Numbers are everywhere in daily life, and they figure into all sorts of decisions.

2012-01-07 08:00:00

BETT is the world’s leading event for educational technology where education professionals can evaluate and purchase a comprehensive range of ICT products and services.

2011-05-27 21:39:21

Specialised teaching for individuals with dyscalculia, the mathematical equivalent of dyslexia, should be made widely available in mainstream education.

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2011-03-30 07:25:00

A team of researchers studying Old World monkeys have found that the primates have better numerical skills than previously believed.

2010-12-14 13:39:51

Early years initiatives for pre-school children are not delivering improvements in language and numeracy development, according to leading education experts.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.