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The 'Just Say It' Challenge

The 'Just Say It' Challenge

Can you “just say it” to your kids – about math? About anything? Here’s a challenge to help you be the adult you want your children to be. Join in!More

Geometry and Fractions for Breakfast

Geometry and Fractions for Breakfast

Check out how you can make a really cool breakfast treat and reinforce the concepts of geometry as well as fractions with your children.More

Math Student Family Tree

Math Student Family Tree

Have you seen what the family tree of an engaged math student looks like? How about a fearful math student? Here’s both!More

Math Words – Start Using Them Early

Math Words – Start Using Them Early

Kids can’t tell the difference between five words and five syllables. So now’s a perfect time to start teaching all words – even “big” math words.More

Parent Influence is Powerful

Parent Influence is Powerful

Do you know how powerful your influence is on your children? It’s crazy how quickly they want to be just like you.More

An Open Letter to Obama & Romney about Math Education

An Open Letter to Obama & Romney about Math Education

We put so much effort in K-12 math education and STEM support. This open letter requests that the next U.S. leader support parent involvement to help parents learn how to to be a positive influence in math!More

Practice, Practice, Practice – Really?

Practice, Practice, Practice – Really?

Have you told your kids to practice, practice, practice? Should you?More

Do Parents See the Math Monster? Or Just Think It's There?

Do Parents See the Math Monster? Or Just Think It's There?

You you have fear when teaching or helping your kids with math? And how does society help with that?More

What Are Your Thoughts on This Fearful Parents Video?

What Are Your Thoughts on This Fearful Parents Video?

Wil showed up at the Math Shack talking about a commercial he saw. “Do you believe this!?”

What are your thoughts on this video?More

Math Education Revolution – The Last Piece Is Easy & Cheap!

Math Education Revolution – The Last Piece Is Easy & Cheap!

There’s one piece missing in the math education revolution – and it’s easy, cheap and research based!More