##### Illustration: The Key to Helping Your Child Solve Math Word Problems

Kids may find this hard to believe, but many of today’s parents fondly remember the math word problems of their youth. After all, such challenges were…

##### How Early Math Intervention Leads to Better Results

In fall 2012, about 1 in 3 freshmen who entered the California State University system were forced into remedial math classes. In other words, 17,000 …

##### 5 Quick Math Drills to Use with Your 4th Grader

Fourth grade is a key year for a child’s math education. Granted, every grade in elementary school math is important, but a 4th grader faces new chall…

##### 4 Fun Family Activities To Celebrate Pi Day

In our opinion, there’s no better combination than pie and math! As a parent, you can use March 14th as an opportunity to teach your children the impo…

##### How Technology Brings Math Tutoring to Your Living Room

The teaching of math in today’s schools often just doesn’t add up. According to the 2012 Program for International Student Assessment (PISA), the math…

##### My Search for a Math Program for my Third Grade Son

Note: Today’s blog is written by Stephanie, who is a practicing psychologist in North Carolina and is a Thinkster parent. She shares her experie…

##### Math Story Books to Help Build Your Child’s Love of Math

Everyone loves a good story. Especially kids! Did you know that a search on the Amazon website for “math story books” yields over 2000 res…

##### Free eBook: Choosing A Math Tutoring Provider

Life is all about choices and as parents, we have a lot of them. If your child is struggling with math, there are multiple programs, math tutoring opt…