Cool Tools Math – Make Math Enjoyable!

www.cooltoolsmath.com/ E-mail: cooltoolsmath@gmail.com Facebook: Cool Tools Math 801-756-6282   By Michael Leppert Evelyn Fannin, creator of Cool Tools Math is a former public school teacher who has worked with many children who experienced difficulties with math and knowing the basic math skills. The testimonials on the website show that her methods work in helping children to enjoy math and have confidence in their ability to master...

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The Private Eye® the Looking/Thinking by Analogy® Program (a review)

Age Range: 4+ Cost Range: $3.95 – $99.75 Subject: Science/Analytics/Art Location: Lyle, WA   Website: www.the-private-eye.com  Phone: (509) 365-3007 By Matt Barnabei The basis of The Private Eye program is thinking by analogy, something that prominent educators and neuroscientists consider to be a principal factor in understanding. The Private Eye defines themselves as a learning process and professional development program...

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Math Mammoth To Help a Student Who is Behind in Math

Age Range: Grades 1-7 Cost Range: $120 for 45 book bundle; $45 grades 1-3 bundle.  (Free samples available) Individual prices are available on site Subject: Math (in English, and Spanish is available) Website: http://www.mathmammoth.com/ Email: see form on website By Joseph Grayhaim Math Mammoth by Maria Miller offers excellent math curriculum for Grades 1-7. The tools offered in Math Mammoth include Placement tests for grades 1-6,...

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EMPATHIC MATH – Curing Math Anxiety

by Josh Rappaport, www.singingturtle.com Many people discuss the concept of math anxiety. People write articles about what math anxiety is and strategize on how to help kids who have it. But trying to cure math anxiety without considering the math education that fosters it,is like sticking a plastic bandage on the tummy of a diabetes patient. What’s smarter, of course, is thinking about what causes the math anxiety in the first place....

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The Learning Molecule – Cybernetics & Learning

By Jack Fretwell, www.capjax.com American schools are struggling. Our student achievement is spotty. Our teachers are stressed and underpaid. What’s worse, our experts can’t agree about what to do. There doesn’t seem to be a common view of learning they can share and use as a starting point for fixing things. Maybe we have an answer. Cybernetics and Learning Cybernetics If you’ve ever sailed, you know that no amount of teaching can...

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Nelson Academy of Agricultural Science

www.allagonline.com Affordable, high-quality agricultural courses for everyone. by Michael Leppert If your child is interested in agricultural and/or veterinary pursuits, the Nelson Academy of Agricultural Science offers the perfect study solution – online agriculture courses! Or, maybe your child simply has an interest in taking an agriculture science course . . . Nelson Academy again provides the solution. Mr. Leroy Nelson, founder...

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