Math anxiety is not a learning disability, but it can have the same kind of impact on the students’ understanding of the subject.Read More
Microsoft and Facebook nonprofit foundations launched a call for proposals for educational innovation in three key areas: writing, math and executive functions.Read More
A recent study defines the challenges facing STEM education and recommends some actions to rectify the path.
Nine in ten parents think their child is performing at or above grade level in math and reading, but data of the National Assessment of Educational Progress shows that only one third of students are proficient on those subjects.Read More
The four editors-in-chief of the "Journal of Algebraic Combinatorics" have announced that they will not renew their contract with their publisher, Springer, due to a disagreement on the subscription fees. They will launch a new journal, which will be open-access.Read More
Many students struggle with math and need extra support. Unfortunately, not all students can afford extra math help lessons. To tackle this problem, a new website called MathQED wants to assist any math student, from kindergarten to college.Read More