Monthly Archives: July 2017

Before and After Common Core: Transitions in Fluency

  The Common Core is one of the most fiercely debated topics in American education today. Because the United States’ education system lags behind many OECD countries in reading and math, the Common Core standards were introduced to redefine the requirements of fluency in math and language arts. Whatever controversies may have arisen since it [...]

By | 2017-07-25T17:25:26+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Swun Math, Teachers|0 Comments

9 Ways to Fight Summer Math Loss

In the long period between grades, time spent without math practice leaves kids without the intellectual engagement that they need. Summer math loss is very real, and has a measured negative effect on students. Students without enriching activities to keep their minds occupied during the break from school run the risk of falling behind.   [...]

By | 2017-07-05T18:18:25+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Swun Math|0 Comments