Math

Affording College: Do The Math

For many families figuring out how to “do the math” to afford college is a frustrating exercise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2011

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Get Quick Math Help Online, Anytime

For many kids, seeing a concept in class, or practicing it a few times at their desk, does not help when they are doing their homework.

06/24/2011

Forecast: One Dropout Every 27 Seconds

Whatever way you do the math, dropping out of high school is a bad idea.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2011

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(Fun) Summer Math? Yes, It’s So!

While summer bridge workbooks are a good solution, for many kids, it is hard to find motivation for math work over a vacation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2011

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U.S. Students Making Better Marks In Math

American kids are doing better in mathematics. That is the news from The Nation’s Report card.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2011

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Fight Back Against Math Anxiety!

Studies have shown that to fight math anxiety, students need teachers who also like math.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2011

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Web Resources For Math Challenges

The National Council for the Teaching of Mathematics has some great web resources available for kids, families and teachers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2011

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How Do Our Students Rank? Check The Stats

Get a look at all the important numbers at the Governor’s new education dashboard.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2011

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Guide For Parents Helping With Math Homework

Parents struggle to help their kids do math homework. Even if the parent knows the right answer, it can be a struggle to explain how to set up and solve a math problem that you last did a few decades ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2011

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Fun With Numbers & PBS Friends

For kids old enough to use a computer, PBS Kids hosts an array of math games, often based on shows and characters that kids love

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2011