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We now know that the messages we give students can change their performance dramatically, and that students need to know […]

Available in English in Spanish! How can you help your own child with maths? Giving them a positive view of […]

Speed doesn’t matter, and there’s no such thing as a “math person.” How the Common Core’s approach to the discipline […]

Is our attitude towards maths killing the subject for children? Professor Jo Boaler believes a widespread belief in the existence […]

Stanford Professor Jo Boaler says that students most effectively learn “math facts” working on problems that they enjoy, rather than […]

Mathematics classes of the past decade have valued one type of math learner, one who can memorize well and calculate […]

People labeled “smart” at a young age don’t deal well with being wrong. Life grows stagnant. “Mistakes grow your brain,” […]

A video made especially for parents and teachers on why we need the common core. It shows some great data […]

There is a math crisis in America. By middle school, two-thirds of our students will fall behind grade level in […]

Here is a new paper by Jo that was published by Heinemann with some important ideas about mathematics messages and […]

This is a short paper by Jo in which she describes what mathematics classrooms should look like from her work […]

Do your children tell you how exciting maths is or how objects that you count stay the same number even […]