Latest Pre-algebra Stories

2014-08-28 23:11:46

Shmoop’s fresh content will engage students as they get over the back-to-school slump. Mountain View, California (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Summer is coming to a close, and everything’s about to kick into high gear again—but not without Shmoop’s help. Shmoop University (http://www.shmoop.com), a digital curriculum company that aims to make learning fun and accessible, has loads of new content ready for the 2014-2015 school year. Shmoop’s videos and Learning Guides cover all...

2014-05-07 08:38:50

HERNDON, Va., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Personalized learning solutions provider Fuel Education(TM) today announced it is expanding its comprehensive portfolio of more than 500 unique online and blended courses and titles for pre-K through 12(th) grade with more than 25 new additions for the 2014-2015 school year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140507/85200 Fuel Education's catalog now features multiple new math courses for middle and high school students, new electives designed to...

2014-01-02 23:29:43

Learn Basic Math at Educator.com's newest course. This course is in addition to 80+ subjects already available for high school, college, test prep, and professional subjects. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 02, 2014 Learning mathematics is like building a wall. Brick by brick of basic concepts add up to form a complex structure, and the strength of this wall depends on its foundation--Basic Math. Learn or review your basic math skills today with Educator.com's online course....

2012-01-05 13:00:00

Two Wrong Angles Do Not Make a Right Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) January 05, 2012 When many students hear the word “algebra,” their heads begin swimming with thoughts of long, complex equations chock-full of variables, coefficients, exponents, fractions and square roots. It´s true - there is indeed plenty of that. However, many of the fundamental ideas that need to be mastered before moving on to more advanced algebraic concepts involve a branch of mathematics generally...

2011-12-19 13:00:00

Shmoop takes the confusion out of the Pre-Algebra equation Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) December 19, 2011 Shmoop, a publisher of digital curriculum and test prep, announces the launch of its expanded free Pre-Algebra resource at http://www.shmoop.com/pre-algebra/. Many studentws might regard math as their sworn enemy. The mere mention of a Cartesian Coordinate System may cause toes to curl. The concept of a box and whisker plot may be nothing more than a plan for keeping litter off the...

2008-09-04 12:00:26

By Katy Murphy EDITOR'S NOTE: This is a sampling of the Education Report, Katy Murphy's blog on Oakland schools. The below comments were chosen from more than 50 posted on the subject. Read more and post comments at www.ibabuzz.com/education. July 9: The California Board of Education voted 8-1 to scrap the eighth-grade general math test and require all students to be tested in Algebra I -- likely, within the next three years. It appears the decision may have been influenced by a...

2008-07-16 09:01:06

NEW YORK, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- New York City students continue to make substantial progress in math achievement since the district set out to make vast improvements six years ago. The city's curriculum includes Wright Group/McGraw-Hill's Everyday Mathematics (http://www.wrightgroup.com/index.php/programlanding?isbn=L000000004) in elementary schools and Glencoe/McGraw-Hill's Impact Mathematics (http://www.glencoe.com/sec/math/impact/index.php/na) for middle schools. The number of...

2007-05-17 12:00:32

The U.S. Department of Education's What Works Clearinghouse (WWC), the central and trusted source of scientific evidence of what works in education, just awarded its highest rating to the I CAN Learn® Algebra and Pre-Algebra programs for their "Positive Effects" in raising student test scores on No Child Left Behind (NCLB) - required high-stakes testing. According to the department's latest report, the technology-based I CAN Learn® Education...

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