People who feel intimidated by math may be less able to understand messages about genetically modified foods and other health-related information, according to researchers.
Great English teachers boost their students' achievements in math, a very different subject, according to Stanford researchers.
Compulsory maths for year 12 students! I'd like to see that – or would I?
(Phys.org) —It sounds an unlikely pairing: using maths to combat the spread of a sexually transmitted disease that can lead to infertility, but a group of mathematicians has delivered a solution that enables health professionals ...
(Phys.org) —An assistant professor at the University of California, Riverside Graduate School of Education has shown that a reading comprehension technique helps non-native English speakers in elementary school learn math.
Federal testing data shows that public school students in the nation's largest cities are improving their performance in reading and math faster than their counterparts in suburban and rural schools.
New research at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim could have an effect on how math is taught.
Today's fourth and eighth graders are doing better than their predecessors in math and reading. But it's too early to start celebrating.
A Web-based math tutoring system developed by a University of Arizona professor is now available as a convenient iPad app.