The Educator's PLN

The personal learning network for educators

John Marsh's Blog (52)

Calculus Tutoring

Calculus is originated from a Latin word ‘calculus’ and literally, it signifies 'small pebble'. However, it is a mathematical study related to continuous change, similarly the algebra, geometry, and others. There are two different prominent branches of calculus Differential Calculus (concerned with the slopes of the curve and rates of change) and …

Continue

Added by John Marsh on April 17, 2018 at 9:30am — No Comments

How Can Technology Help Math Education

Technology become more prominent in today’s classroom. Students use electronic notebook,  computer, calculator, tablet, electronic pen, electronic white board, etc. These tools are really useful in mathematics. Technology can be the great tool for students, it makes work easy and efficient. Many online tutors for math engage students using these technology. Many software programs are designed…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on January 23, 2018 at 7:00am — No Comments

How to Finish Homework in 8 Steps

You have trouble to finish your homework? You feel bored to finish your homework? This article will give some easy steps to get your homework done fast and efficient way. The school can give you knowledge, but if you really want to score good grades, then homework is the best way. Homework is nothing but the part of your math practice. If you do your homework same day, then the concepts will be fresh in mind. Go through this article and find the easy tips to get your homework…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on January 22, 2018 at 8:30am — No Comments

How to Complete Math Assignment On Time

Completing an assignment is not an easy job, particularly for school going students. They have a busy schedule. Completing assignment on time can affects grade in the exam. Assignment can be a fun if approach in a right way. Writing a math assignment is nothing but improving math skills. Here are some steps to complete math assignment.…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on January 22, 2018 at 8:00am — No Comments

Solving Word Problems In 7 Simple Steps

Some students are good at solving math equations and arithmetic problems, but they still struggle with word problems. The hardest thing about the word problem is taking English words and translating them into mathematical equations. Word problem required excellent reading and translating skill. Sometimes its easy to find which math is involved in the problem, but figuring out the actual equation is hard to understand. To help you solve word problems, some easy steps are given bellow.…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on January 19, 2018 at 9:00am — No Comments

What Is Math For Kids

There are two sides of math for kids, first math is fun for kids and second math is phobia. It's all depend on the math tutor how they introduce math. There are may reasons for math phobia, poor learning environments in traditional classrooms,work disorders and unintelligent math tutors etc. Math can be fun for kids if parents and math helper provide the best learning environment.…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on January 19, 2018 at 8:30am — 2 Comments

How To Improve Your Math Grades In 10 Steps

Many students and parents say improving math grades need hard work. Being a smart worker also you can improve your grades. Math is the only subject in which you can score 100%. You can improve your math grades by following these simple 10 steps.…



Continue

Added by John Marsh on January 19, 2018 at 7:30am — 1 Comment

7 Ways to Motivate Students to Learn Math

Motivating students in math is one of the challenging tasks for many of the parents and teachers. Student’s engagement is the key of learning math and math engagement comes from motivation. This article will explore many learning techniques to parents and teachers which allow them to encourage students to get excited about math learning. Many students hate math because they have the feeling that math is a hard subject. Below you can find 7 guaranteed ways which will help students to motivate…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on January 18, 2018 at 8:30am — 1 Comment

10 Ways To Be Better At Algebra

Most of the students struggle with math, especially when it comes to algebra. The main reason for this is algebra have many different concepts, procedures, rules and formulas. Algebra is the core of mathematics. Tutors teach algebra concepts almost at each grade, starting from 3rd or 4th grade math tutoring to till higher grades tutoring. This article will help you to learn…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on January 17, 2018 at 8:00am — No Comments

5 Tips To Deal With Math Exam Stress

Stress is a natural part of being human and some stress can be good as it motivates us to work hard. When it comes to math exam, most of the student’s sweat as the date of examinations approaches. In today's world exams are unfortunate necessity and math exam stress is the big part of student’s life. This article cannot make math exam away, but still it will help you to deal with math…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on January 16, 2018 at 8:30am — 1 Comment

Basic Concepts Of Trigonometry

Trigonometry is a branch of mathematics. It is a central of mathematics. Trigonometry is all about the relation between the sides and angles of the triangles. The father of the trigonometry is “Hipparchus”, he introduced first trigonometry table. Trigonometry is the subject which is easy to understand if approach in a right manner. Go through the article to understand the basic concepts.…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on January 15, 2018 at 8:30am — No Comments

10 Effective Tips To Teach Math For Slow Learner

Teaching math to the slow learner is a challenging task for many parents and tutors. Math may be challenging for slow learner, but not impossible. Students who are slow learner are not learning disabled. They are also like normal students, even slow learners also want to solve math problems but lack of ability and the system of math education made them slow. There are few techniques which can help slow learning students.…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on January 9, 2018 at 10:30am — 2 Comments

How to Find the Percentages

How to Find…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on January 9, 2018 at 3:00am — No Comments

Steps To Begin Learning Algebra

On average, with the help of this article it takes 40-50 seconds to learn basic algebra. You may have heard that algebra is a difficult part of mathematics and its basics are applied in other part of mathematics. Now you do not have to worry about it here’s a steps which will help you to begin algebra basics in few minutes. Follow below given steps to begin algebra for sure you will make less mistakes in your algebra.…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on April 9, 2015 at 5:30am — No Comments

Basic Concepts Of Statistics

Statistics is a branch of mathematics. Statistics is the art of analyzing and concluding of data. Most of the developments of the statistics occurred in the 20th century. Statistics are used in daily life. Statistics use in medical, business, engineering, media, politics, sports, etc. To understand some basic concepts of statistics follow the below article.…



Continue

Added by John Marsh on October 14, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments

Important Math Skills For Middle School

Math is a challenging subject for the middle school students. Middle school is a biggest step for any students. Middle school basic math skills are very important because it helps students with more difficult concepts in high school. Middle school math concepts are the foundation of the high school math. This math is more complex than the elementary math. It covers arithmetic, algebra, geometry, statistics, etc. Middle school math concepts is the bridge of elementary school and high school.…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on October 9, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments

How To Do Equation Word Problems Quickly

Word problems represent the math equation in the form of sentence. Word problems can involve algebra, arithmetic, geometry, combinations. Some time we also take calculus help to solve word problems. Many students have the trouble with word problems. The cause can be revolving around having a systematic approach to solving word problems. To solve any word problem you at least should have the basic knowledge of other area…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on September 22, 2014 at 8:44am — No Comments

How To Build Basic Math Skills At Nursery

A solid math foundation is vital for children to succeed. Children start learning math skills from nursery onwards. Children love playing with numbers and shapes which are the. Nursery skills are the basic foundation of math. The children set the foundation for future life skill, from preschool to end of the elementary school. The ability to solve math problem builds from 3rd or 4th grade math…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on September 18, 2014 at 7:54am — No Comments

10 Funny Tips To Cope With 5th Grade Math

Fifth grade math covers a broad range of math topics. Sometimes it is very difficult for the students to cope with 5th grade math. 5th grade math generally includes numbers, operations, basic geometry, algebra, measurements, data analysis and so on. 5th grade math is a fun only if cope in a right way. There are 10 fun ways for those who face difficulty to cope with 5th grade…

Continue

Added by John Marsh on September 11, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

How To Do Word Problems Yourself

Math word problems can be painful to the many students and adults. Don’t let word math problems give you a headache. Before these math problems become a headache learn to do it by yourself. If you are struggling with math word problems solution, then you are at right place. Below you can find some strategies to overcome with math word problems anxiety.…



Continue

Added by John Marsh on September 1, 2014 at 8:33am — No Comments

About

Thomas Whitby created this Ning Network.

Latest Activity

Profile IconMarian Consumano, Kevin Schumacher, Kim Campbell and 5 more joined The Educator's PLN
Friday
Thomas Whitby's video was featured

Can Serendipity be Designed? | Jamie Littlefield | TEDxSaltLakeCity

Serendipitous design happens when we intentionally create the environment for happy accidents in our yards, neighborhoods, and cities. Instructional designer...
Friday
Thomas Whitby posted a video

Can Serendipity be Designed? | Jamie Littlefield | TEDxSaltLakeCity

Serendipitous design happens when we intentionally create the environment for happy accidents in our yards, neighborhoods, and cities. Instructional designer...
Friday
Sara luck replied to Nanacy Lin's discussion Future Of Education
"Obviously, the future of education is very bright. New technologies like E-commerce learning, educational apps, and educational software are not just changing the mind of students, they are also encouraging them to do something new in…"
Thursday
Sara luck replied to Holly Fairbrother's discussion Reading and Kindles
"Surely I will definitely read this. "
Thursday
Sara luck replied to Rob Schoonveld's discussion Twitter vs Edupln
"I think both are good nowadays. "
Thursday
Joseph Harris posted a discussion

WiDA Screener 2.0

I am an ESOL teacher in Fairfax County Public Schools in Fairfax, VA.  I work in an Entry Assessment Office and we use the WiDA Screener to identify students who are eligible for ESOL services.  I'm hoping to connect with other teachers who use the WiDA Screener to begin a discussion about its strengths, weaknesses, etc.  Hope to hear back from you!Joe HarrisSee More
Wednesday
Thomas Whitby's video was featured

Learning Styles Don't Exist

Professor Daniel Willingham describes research showing that learning styles are a myth
Wednesday

Awards And Nominations

© 2018   Created by Thomas Whitby.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service