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Marc Hoberman

Email: editor@nymetroparent.com

Marc Hoberman Articles (6)

The New State of Math: The Influence of Technology on Children's Education

It was New Math in the 1960s, and New New Math in 1989. Rote math is no longer being taught and fundamentals have given way to new thinking strategies. Gone are the days when 8 + 7=15. Now 8 + 5 = about 15.

Oct. 20, 2009

Help Your Child Gain Better Studying Skills

Your child is struggling in school, and you want to help her in every way you can. Read on for tips to support your child's learning.

Sep. 02, 2009

Making The New School Year Successful

With the end of summer comes the inevitable stress of getting your children ready for another school year. Consider these tips to ease the way.

Sep. 03, 2008

The Summer Brain Drain

Studies have shown that children can lose between 10 and 25 percent of their reading skills over the course of the summer. This is directly due to the lack of work, skills and drills in which the student should be engaged over the break from school.

Jun. 18, 2008

Is Your Child Struggling in School?

With all the busy schedules of children today, it is harder than ever to motivate them in the school setting. But it’s important for parents to help keep kids on track. Here's a game plan!

Jan. 15, 2008

10 Tips To Get Your Student's Grades Back Up

Once October arrives, the leaves fall and a hint of winter is in the air. Along with the changes of nature, there may be something else arriving at home . . . progress reports, interim reports, or failure notices.

Oct. 02, 2007

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