Parents Learn How to Help Kids With Math

They came straight from work, squeezed into the child size desks, and the class began to help parents learn how to help kids with math At Sallie Humble Elemtary, parents were desperate to learn, and willing to do anything to help children with homework.  And so, the...

Common Core Math Demonstrated with Dance

An original approach to learning in one school has common core math demonstrated with dance routines.  Students at the Momauguin Elementary School took to the dance floor Tuesday morning and wowed parents and teachers with choreographed moves designed to show their...

Parents Learn New Ways to Solve Math Problems

Some teachers have found that the best strategy for encouraging students is to have parents learn new ways to solve math problems as well. In Josh Yother’s classroom, students can spend more than 40 minutes on a single math problem. Today’s topic is...

Common Core Math Curriculum Challenges Parents

When it comes to getting help with homework, some students are finding that the common core math curriculum challenges parents. More than 28,000 Omaha public school students in kindergarten through sixth grade are using a new math program, Go Math!, aligned to the...