Maybe you struggled with math, and you want to choose a curriculum to avoid the same fate for your child. Maybe you are really good in math but are unsure how to teach it now? Should you include manipulatives or not? What does it take to be the best teacher for your child? Find out the science and the art of teaching math. It is a science because much research has been done on how children learn, especially in math. It is an art because each child is different and lessons need to be tweaked. Come learn and be encouraged to become a great math teacher.
Eve Hullette loves to encourage other homeschooling families on their journey—and especially to share practical ways to ignite a love for math in students that currently find it impossible or boring. In her mind, the study of math should not be just another worksheet to complete, but an exploration into patterns that can be understood, applied to other subjects and even enjoyed, Her father inspired her with a love for mathematics. To him, math was a puzzle to solve or a game to play. His curiosity was contagious. After earning a BS in applied mathematics from North Carolina State University, her passion for solving logical and mathematical problems led her to a computer-programming career. One very kind husband and three children later, she has focused her love for learning on homeschooling her own children with her first entering university this past fall.