# Parenting Posts

## Help! I'm Being Sucked into a Negative Black Hole... Throw Me a Number Line!

I suppose as a kid, it's tough to focus on learning something new when your dad tells you that the entire universe might be erased by a minus sign. We'd pretty much exhausted the positive integer...

Help! I'm Being Sucked into a Negative Black Hole... Throw Me a Number Line!## Rocket Math Strategies

Many grade schools now using various types of timed tests for basic arithmetic. This web site was originally created to provide practice...

Rocket Math Strategies## Raising the Bar: How Parents Can Fix Education

[Dan Akst](http://www.akst.com) penned an inspired article for last Friday's edition of the Wall Street Journal. I don't know that we're ready to give up _Hannah Montana_ and _Guitar Hero_ just yet,...

Raising the Bar: How Parents Can Fix Education