Robert and Carla Springer , left, accept the Partners in Education Award from the Arizona Education Association on behalf of the Project MathPLUS+ tutors. The latter are 50 SaddleBrooke and community volunteer tutors who offer assistance in math in the Coronado K-8 School classrooms on a weekly basis.
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 2:35 pm
Did you know that SaddleBrooke Community Outreach sponsors
tutoring programs in math and reading? If you have an interest in
helping students be academically successful, these programs can be
Wednesday, January 28, 2009 12:00 am
Volunteers are needed at this year’s Mathcounts competitions set
for Feb. 14 and March 14.
Wednesday, January 7, 2009 12:00 am
Coronado K-8 School is solving one of the knottiest problems in
K-12 education — how to excite students about math, and raise their
AIMS test scores.
Ed Stiles/Special to The Explorer, Emma Calabresse gets help from adult parent tutor Janet Ellis during a fifth-grade math class at Coronado K-12 School.
Tuesday, July 29, 2008 11:00 pm
A math tutoring program in the Northwest has a new name and new
home for this coming school year.
Thursday, June 13, 2013 4:44 am
(NAPSI)—There’s good news for parents who are concerned that their children’s math skills may need improvement.
Parents can help students see the value of math by making connections to everyday life. (NAPS)
Sunday, February 9, 2003 12:00 am
Parents of Amphitheater middle school students in accelerated
math classes will be receiving notice next week that their students
have an option as to how they want their credit transferred to high
Thursday, May 30, 2013 11:03 am
Pima Community College is the top Arizona community college in a national ranking of student math competitions.
Sunday, April 21, 2013 10:00 pm
(BPT) - “My research experiences have shown me that, in spite of what statistics say about women in science, any girl with a passion for exploring unanswered questions can and should be persistent in pursuing that work,” says Sara Volz, 17. “Being female should not hold anyone back from science or engineering.”
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 7:41 am
Carla and Robert Springer are the recipients of the 2011 Arizona
Education Association’s Partners in Education Award. The award
honors those who support neighborhood schools. Recipients include
corporations, local businesses, individuals or community groups
that exhibit exemplary support for local public schools. Only one
such award is given each year for the entire state.
Wednesday, February 11, 2009 12:00 am
Students from a Northwest school are leading Arizona entries in
the Math League’s national math competition, and rank 11th
Wednesday, February 11, 2009 12:00 am
Middle school students from more than 20 schools in the Tucson
area are registered to participate in this year’s Southern Arizona
Chapter MATHCOUNTS competition, to be held on Saturday, Feb. 14, at
Cienega High School, 12775 E. Mary Ann Cleveland Way.
Thursday, May 30, 2013 12:15 pm
Four Pima Community College students have been awarded Art Alberding Math Scholar Awards for 2013-14.
Monday, December 10, 2012 11:00 pm
(BPT) - Throughout the busy school year, many high school students across the country are already taking steps to explore college and other post-graduation opportunities. In fact, in today’s challenging economic climate and competitive job market, it has become increasingly important to begin planning for future career options at an early stage.
Friday, November 30, 2012 4:09 pm
Parents and students of Butterfield Elementary School are invited to participate in a special event titled “Math Games Night” on Tuesday, December 4 from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. as part of the school’s commitment to keep students engaged and excited about math.
Wednesday, January 29, 2003 12:00 am
Richard Anderson doesn't claim to be a mathematician, but he can
tell when things don't add up. The Amphitheater Public Schools
district telling students and parents one thing, and then doing
something else just doesn't, he says.
Explorer file photo, Sonoran Science Academy student David Wang won the Pima County Spelling Bee this year, and was a MathCounts state finalist. The school emphasizes math and science.
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 3:49 pm
Mathnasium is a Math learning center. We work with students at all levels of Math. Yes, we work with students who struggle, but we are also here for those who wish to get ahead with an eye toward getting into the best colleges. We can assist your child by taking them where they currently are mathematically and moving them ahead in understanding and mathematical ability.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 5:00 pm
The math standards are changing! Is your child ready? The Common Core Standards are a way to prepare all the students in America for life. Arizona has been way behind the rest of the U.S. when it comes to math and now we are pushing to catch up.
Mountain View High School special education and math teacher Charles Kamb reacts as he is honored with Teacher Excellence Award. Kamb was nominated for the award by a parent of one of his students.
Ironwood Ridge High School student Brandon McKay spent part of his summer in the United States Naval Academy STEM Program. During the program, he and others focused on science, technology, engineering and math.