Tag Archives: Ascend Math

Announcing Explorations Contest – $1000 in Prizes!

Announcing the Create Your Own Math Exploration Contest from Ascend Math. Educators submitting ideas for online math explorations for Ascend Math, intensive math intervention program will be eligible to win cash prizes. “One of the things students like best about … Continue reading

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Dr. Brian Scott explains why his teachers and students prefer Ascend Math

Not long ago, Dr. Brian Scott of Avon Intermediate School spoke to a group of educators from across the country at a special luncheon coinciding with the NCTM Regional Conference in Indianapolis.  Dr. Scott explained why Ascend Math has made … Continue reading

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Celebrate American Education Week

This is American Education Week celebrated in this country since 1921.  We are proud to be among those who support educators every day.  Enjoy this week. You deserve it. To help you make the most of it here are few … Continue reading

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CBS News features ChalleNGe Academy Schools

You may have seen one of the recent stories on the CBS Evening News showing high school dropouts getting back on track.  The news series follows the Youth ChalleNGe Academy Program run by the National Guard. We are very familiar … Continue reading

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Award Winning Math Intervention Program Becomes More Interactive

ASCEND MATH ADDS INTERACTIVITY TO ALL OF THEIR AWARD WINNING INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEOS Shreveport, LA 9/9/2014 Ascend Education announced today that they are adding new levels of interactivity to all of the instructional videos found in Ascend Math.  Ascend Math is … Continue reading

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Ascend Math Announces Gold Medal Awards

Ascend Education announced today that Valley High School in Sanders, AZ and Holabird STEM Program in Baltimore, MD were selected from among 18 Gold Medalists to receive the 2014 Ascend Math Gold Medal Leader Award.  In addition, Grimes Elementary School … Continue reading

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Hope for students who failed math

Right now many high schools are facing the prospect of students ready for graduation except that they did not pass the math portion of their state test.  Defining the right math intervention for these students is extremely important since time … Continue reading

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Learning styles or multi-modal approach?

Recently, I came across a fascinating blog from Peter DeWitt, a teacher who has had a change of heart concerning learning styles. Below is a quote from Peter’s blog entitled The Myth of Learning Styles. “The reality is that learning … Continue reading

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Announcing: Gold Medal Math Nominees for 2014

The Gold Medal Award was established in 2010 to honor the school or district that best demonstrates a dedication to ensuring that all students become successful at math. In particular, the program encourages educators to build a network of knowledge, … Continue reading

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District Administration Magazine names Ascend Math to Top 100 Products for 2013

Ascend Math has been recognized for making a positive difference in education by K12 leaders who named it to District Administration magazine’s “Readers’ Choice Top 100 Products for 2013.” The winners, selected by District Administration’s editors from a record 1,800-plus … Continue reading

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