Category Archives: Common Core

Math Scores Drop For 4th & 8th Grades

The Nation’s Report Card U.S. 4th and 8th grade students are performing worse in math than they were two years ago, according to new data from a national test. According to new data released this week from the National Assessment … Continue reading

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5 Exam Tips To Ace Your Exams

Use These 5 Tips To Ace Your Exams Our research has shown that students often under perform in testing for a number of reasons including stress, anxiety, time limits and rushing through the exam. We’ve come up with 5 exam tips … Continue reading

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Learn 12 Essential Exam Skills

Would You Pass? In March and April over 20 million students in the US will sit their mathematics exam.  Do you have the correct exam skills? 12 Key Exam Skills To help students, parents and teachers prepare we developed Exam … Continue reading

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Can You Common Core?

Can You Help Your Child With Common Core Math? How Did You Go With These Grade 4 Math Questions? If like me it’s been a few years since you sat down and actually worked through a series of math questions. … Continue reading

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Common Core & TEKS – Disparity In Education

While presenting to a panel of superintendents at the TASA Midwinter Conference last week we highlighted the above graph, originally posted in the Dallas Morning News 09/30/2014. It summarizes the difference in dollar value between what the top 10 percent of … Continue reading

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