UPDATED April: A guide to private tutors, academic enrichment centers, and language programs in Queens, New York, including Astoria, Jamaica, Kew Gardens, Far Rockaway, Flushing, and Elmhurst, to help your students do better in school with extra homework help and after-school programs.
UPDATED April: Science, technology, engineering, and math classes for kids throughout Long Island, NY.
HMX Roaring Robots, made up of Hommocks Middle School students, takes home first place in Core Values at Hudson Valley FIRST Lego League robotics competition.
Three students from Trinity Regional School on East Northport, Long Island won first place at the regional finals round of DiscoverE’s Future City Competition on Jan. 21.
The Multiplication Fact Fluency program which assesses students’ abilities not only to recall the products of multiplication facts in families 0-12 quickly and accurately, recently launched at Mathnasium Astoria.
Mathnasium Bayside has updated its test preparation curriculum to accommodate the new Common Core test.
Mathnasium of Forest Hills launched a new enrichment program last month.
What parent can do to encourage girls to continue pursuing their STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) interests.
CulturePlay, a technology center that offers STEM classes for kids on Long Island, now offers STEM-themed birthday parties for kids, including Minecraft parties and Lego Robotics parties.
It's common for a child who was a strong math student to struggle when he or she starts algebra. Here, learn why and how you can help your struggling young student with his or her algebra homework.
Teck-e, which offers science, technology, engineering, and math classes for kids, is offering two new classes in Midtown Manhattan this fall.
Use these tricks to help your child who is struggling to learn the multiplication tables.
Mathnasium of Astoria, a math-only learning center, will offer a math tutoring program geared toward high school students beginning in September.
While the little bricks hurt when you step on them barefoot, the are a beneficial toy for your kids to build with, both for educational and entertainment purposes. Are your kids obsessed with this STEM activity? Immerse them in building at Legoland's new hotel in Florida.
FasTracKids and JEI Learning Center, located in Rego Park, will offer a new science and engineering program in the fall.
Let’s face it: Some of us are clueless about math, let alone the “new” math children are learning in school. And the homework can be even more confusing. Raymond J. Huntington, Ph.D., co-founder of Huntington Learning Center, shares what types of homework you should expect your elementary school-aged child to be assigned.
Robert Bernstein, owner of Mathnasium of Bay Ridge, shares what parents can do to help their child who is struggling with math overcome their homework frustration.
We've rounded up a bunch of STEM (nay, STEAM!) programs for kids in the NYC area, including classes and camps with a science and math bent, fun family outings that immerse kids in STEM concepts, and some expert advice for parents thrown in for good measure.
Little Vets, an after-school program for kids in White Plains who are interested in caring for animals, recently began offering classes. The children's veterinary program introduces kids to veterinary science.
Mathnasium, a math-only learning center, recently launched its new program First Steps, which is aimed to teach preschoolers the basics of math and make them comfortable with math before they start school. The math-only learning center in Queens aims to make math make sense to all children.
CompuChild, a STEM education facility in Fairfield County, offers STEM classes for kids in Westport. Kids can learn to build robots and other machines.
Mathnasium, a math-only learning center, recently began offering Friday hours, as well as summer hours through August. The math tutors in Queens utilizes the Mathnasium Method to help students catch up, keep up, and get ahead in math.
Mathnasium, a math-only learning center, recently opened in Park Slope. The math tutors in Brooklyn utilize the Mathnasium Method to help student catch up, keep up, and get ahead in math.
Mathnasium, an international chain of year-round math learning centers, recently opened a location in Astoria. The center creates individualized learning plans for students to build a strong foundation in math, and aims to “make math make sense.” Tutors utilize the Mathnasium Method to teach children with various tactics.
Brooklyn Engineering for Kids recently began offering its STEM classes for kids in Brooklyn. The engineering classes for kids use Legos and other materials to help kids problem-solve.