June 03, 2022 5:49 pm
Maths has multiple concepts applied around in sports, which present an excellent opportunity for relatable learning for children. Use them to improve their maths skills and raise math geniuses!
March 15, 2022 9:15 am
The 22-year-old holds four world records and 50 Limca records for his skill in solving complex mathematical problems in minimum time. He has also been dubbed the ‘Usain Bolt of mathematics’ by the BBC.
November 26, 2019 5:54 pm
Education has to be approached in a healthy, engaging, and fun manner for children, and they need to genuinely love the learning experience in order to attain actual understanding of the subject matter.
July 10, 2019 9:00 am
The concept of even and odd should be taught when the child is making sense of pairs and is well-versed with quantification rather than just learning a rote number sequence. One can also try teaching about these mathematical elements in a story format.
June 04, 2019 5:30 pm
The undue expectations from parents make it even more challenging for the kids to perform well in Maths. The stereotype can be seen in all parts of the country, reveals a survey.
March 13, 2019 4:30 pm
Learning apps can aid in studying Maths and Science, using artificial intelligence and machine learning to helps students learn at their own individual pace, which is often missing in classrooms.
January 06, 2019 10:30 am
Dan Finkel, founder of Math for Love asks parents to introduce their kids to the adventure of math. Mathematics is not merely about following rules, he says, but asking questions, playing, exploring and sometimes even breaking things. He offers a five-step guide to bringing playfulness and joy into mathematical thinking.
December 23, 2018 12:25 pm
Many parents believe that Maths abilities are transferred from parents to their children. They believe if a parent was good at the subject, then the child would definitely turn out good at it as well. We know from research that Math skills are not genetically transferred. It is a skill.
November 10, 2018 10:30 am
When writing down big numbers with lots of zeroes after the 1, it is very easy for children - and adults! - to make mistakes. That is why the 'Powers of 10' notation is such a useful thing.
October 31, 2018 1:18 pm
Here are some real problems from the Lilavati. Work them out, and imagine young schoolchildren sitting and solving the same questions 1,000 years ago!