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College admissions process could be stressful for parents and high school students alike. One of the first things that comes across our minds when we think of college admissions in United States is SAT/ACT scores. SAT/ACT scores in deed are very important part of the college admissions process, as they provide a common ground for...
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Dear Friends, Wish you all a Happy, Prosperous and Intellectually Stimulating New Year! Hope you all had wonderful holidays and are ready to kickoff 2014 with renewed energy. 2013 was a momentous year for Mathus Academy educational newsletter and blog. MathGrid contests are not only helping the kids in sharpening algebraic skills, but have become catchy among  the kids; ‘Who is...
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1. Mathcounts competition: http://mathcounts.org/programs/competition-series 2. Siemens competition in Math, Science, and Technology: http://www.siemens-foundation.org/en/competition.htm 3. Intel Science Talent Search: http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/education/competitions/science-talent-search.html 4. Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF): http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/education/competitions/international-science-and-engineering-fair.html 5. Google Science Fair: https://www.googlesciencefair.com/en/2013/ 6. Davidson Fellows: http://www.davidsongifted.org/fellows/ 7. Junior Science and Humanities Symposium: http://www.jshs.org/ 8. Common Core K-12 standards for Math: https://eboard.eboardsolutions.com/meetings/Attachment.aspx?S=1262&AID=245076&MID=15932 9. Common Core K-12 standards for English Language Arts: https://eboard.eboardsolutions.com/meetings/Attachment.aspx?S=1262&AID=245075&MID=15932 10. General...
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The holidays are a time of giving. From nephews and nieces to your own kids, days are filled with shopping for gifts for loved ones. This is the time for kids to enjoy and have fun going into winter vacations. Holidays can be a great time to learn as well, while having a lot of...
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Dear Friends, Welcome to the October edition of Mathus Academy Educational newsletter. Hope you and your children have enjoyed our inaugural newsletter and the blogs – especially the MathGrid and Science Saturdays, and the recent science competition ‘Who is Satyendra Bose?” As you read the newsletter articles, if you would like to ask a question...
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If you have a child(ren) going to elementary, middle or high school, you would have likely heard about Common Core from the school. Equally likely, you would have some unanswered questions on what exactly is Common Core and what is its relevance for you and your child(ren). This article attempts to provide a high level...
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