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Mountain Ridge named a top Junior High School

I wanted to share this great news from Mountain Ridge Junior High School in North Highland, Utah.  They were recently ranked 21st among all top junior high schools in the country.  For the past two years, Mountain Ridge has chosen Ascend … Continue reading

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Baseball diamond math

During the summer months we will be running a series of fun math problems to help students stay sharp, including those on grade level and those in need of math intervention. A baseball diamond forms a 90 foot square.  It 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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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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Math Intervention Success at Henderson High School

Mindy Rucker, district math coordinator at Henderson ISD, Texas recently shared the strategies she and her teachers used to help their high school students identified for RTI.  These students had math skill gaps several grades below level.  We hope you enjoy … Continue reading

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Math Intervention Teacher speaks out

Recently, Glen Dallman, math intervention teacher at Braden River Middle School recorded this video for the Ascend Math blog.  

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Elementary Students use iPads for Math Intervention

Kristina Wiseman, ESE assistant principal at Southwestern Middle School in Florida relates how special education and ESOL students are becoming comfortable with using Ascend Math on iPads. Watch the video  

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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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Advice For Getting More Math Intervention Time with Students

Would you like to find more time for students to work on a math intervention program like Ascend Math?  Educators in Anoka, MN are giving their intervention students a pass to go to the front of the lunch line. These … Continue reading

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Head to head testing of Ascend Math in Sanders USD

Brian Wessel, math interventionist at Sanders Middle and High Schools spoke to a group of math teachers attending the recent NCTM Regional Conference in Las Vegas, NM.  In the video segment posted below he explains how the results of math … Continue reading

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