Minority students and STEM
Local program with links to UC Berkeley and Stanford strives to close STEM achievement gap.
Music and your child's mind
Recent research underscores how playing an instrument (sooner than later) bolsters kids' academic, social, and emotional lives.
Why is algebra so important?
Algebra is known as a gatekeeper subject, so when should your child take it?
How to help your child be good at math (even if you’re not)
You don’t have to be confident in your own math ability in order to help your child excel.
3 things to say when your child says, "I'm bad at math."
When your child tells you he's bad at math, it's an opportunity to turn things around. Experts weigh in on how you can respond so that your child feels confident and positive about math, even when it's difficult or frustrating.
One key 2nd grade math skill
Mastering addition and subtraction skills this year will help your child with more complex concepts next year.
10 tips to boost 6th grade math skills
Try these fun ways to boost your child's sixth grade math skills — without a worksheet or textbook in sight.
One key kindergarten math skill
Counting to 100 is more than 1, 2, 3. For kindergartners, it's learning to count by 10s and learning to count on.