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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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Exam Elf’s Solution To Improving Test Skills

Exam Elf – Improving Test Skills TASA Major Findings Earlier this year the team at Exam Elf  presented its math app Exam Elf to a panel of Superintendents at the Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA).  The following is an excerpt from the … Continue reading

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Supporting Students, Parents and Teachers

Exam Elf Receives Praise For It’s Award Winning App Supporting Students, Parents and Teachers Now that the controversial Common Core and TEKS has fizzled out to a small ember from the recent raging fire, Exam Elf takes a moment to … Continue reading

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Fun Math Games For The Weekend

Are you kidding?! Fun math games?! So the school week is over and it’s time to forget about school right?  Sure, if you want your child to be ‘okay’ at math. I mean, how many parents do you know that … Continue reading

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A Fun Recipe For Learning Math

5 Step Recipe For Learning Math As a child many moons ago I was never engaged with mathematics. I was always slow to grasp the concept, it’s workings and ultimately what use it would serve me as a grown up. … Continue reading

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Learn The Hard Way

When Should You Let Your Children Learn The Hard Way? As parents it’s our job to keep our children safe and we’re constantly telling them that the decisions we make for them are “for their own good”. Sounds familiar right? … 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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