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Some Advice For Parents: Beware Bad-Mouthing Math

Parents’ attitude towards math may impact how their children approach the subject, says math teacher Paul Kelley.

Lori Hines, an Austin parent of four, shows her child's second grade math workbook, which is photocopied and stapled togethe…

Parents’ attitude towards math may impact how their children approach the subject, says math teacher Paul Kelley. He recommends reframing the approach in a positive light by exploring math challenges in real-world ways, like with a landscaping project or simply making it acceptable for children to struggle with new math concepts. (U.S. News & World Report

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