Trisha Jipaiol

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The Secret to Teaching Kids Math: Symmetry

Leonardo da Vinci got it right.<p>I am not talking about some best-selling novel about secret codes or his 1480s sketch of a helicopter. Instead, I …

Mathematics

'It is time to stop dumbing down vocabulary in primary maths'

<i>“When I look at the word problem I know that the numbers and the word 'altogether' are important. It tells me that we are adding the two numbers</i> …

The Way We Teach Math Is Holding Women Back

First Daughter Ivanka Trump and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos toured the National Air and Space Museum with a group of middle school students …

5th Grade Anchor Charts to Try in Your Classroom

We pulled together our favorite 5th grade anchor charts to encourage visual learning on several key concepts. If you have favorites to share, please …

Reading and Math Disabilities: Two Sides of the Same Coin?

At a conference sponsored by the National Science Foundation, researchers talked about the latest findings in the connection between dyslexia and …

Disability

How can teachers encourage more girls to study mathematics?

Female candidates make up just 27% of further maths students, but many are unaware that it’s a requirement for Stem courses at top universities<p>Last week’s GCSE maths results – the first of the new and more challenging syllabus – show that boys have pulled further ahead of girls; 16.5% of male …

Mathematics

There’s No Such Thing as Being Bad at Math: How Neuroscience Is Changing the Equation

Imagine a parent telling a child, “I’m just not a reading person.” Sounds odd, doesn’t it? Now reread the same cartoon, substituting “math” for …

Mathematics

Math Games for Elementary Students | Free Educational Computer Activities & Practice for Kids

In our dedication to provide free math games for children, we at RoomRecess.com chose to create a page with a wide variety of math games. These math …

11 Essential Strategies in Teaching Math

We all want our kids to succeed in math. And, in most districts, standardized tests are the way understanding is measured. Yet, no one wants to teach …