New Math: A Guide for Parents


“Are you confused by unfamiliar-looking math problems in your child’s homework? The approach to teaching math concepts has changed in recent years. The goal is to help kids gain a deeper understanding. Many of the new methods are taken from several Common Core–based curriculums. “

High Quality Preschool Helps Kids, Studies In 2016 Showed : NPR Ed : NPR


Several new studies pointed to lasting gains for students. But there’s a catch: Over and over, the research showed the importance of providing high-quality preschool. Source: High Quality Preschool Helps Kids, Studies In 2016 Showed : NPR Ed : NPR

What Predicts Long-Term Math Success? Fractions, Division | Motion Math


Turns out, knowing fractions and long division can predict overall math achievement. Researchers led by Carnegie Mellon University’s Robert Siegler discovered that the understanding of fractions and division is a major source of the achievement gap between U.S. students and other countries, including China, Japan, Finland and others. via What Predicts Long-Term Math Success? Fractions,Continue reading “What Predicts Long-Term Math Success? Fractions, Division | Motion Math”