eMATH January 2023 Newsletter

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Happy New Year to all of the students, teachers, and parents out there! With a new year comes new possibilities and new resolutions. Here at eMATHinstruction, our resolution is what it’s always been: to create new, ever more dynamic materials that help students learn math better and help make teaching math easier. To that end, we have for you a number of new teacher tools (what we like to call “add-ons”) this month for each… Read more »

Winners of the Kirk Weiler Voicemail Contest!

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Thanks to everyone who entered our Kirk Weiler Voicemail Greeting Contest! We were thrilled with the participation and delighted by so many correct answers to this math problem last month! We originally said there would only be one winner, but after such an enthusiastic turnout during the season of giving, we decided to select FOUR VOICEMAIL CONTEST WINNERS. Congratulations to teacher Carolyn and students Dean, Autumn, and Karishma, who have each received a personalized recording… Read more »

eMATH December 2022 Newsletter

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We can’t believe 2022 is almost over! This year, as in years past, we were delighted to make the WeAreTeacher.com’s annual list of The 75 Best Math Websites for Teaching and Learning Math” in the subcategory “Best Comprehensive Math Programs” (listed in alphabetical order). The end of the year means that, for many of us, the ground is white and the nights are long. Just a few more days until the second longest vacation of… Read more »

eMATH November 2022 Newsletter

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Autumn is beginning to feel far too much like winter here in New York. The leaves are gone from the trees and the weather has turned colder, but here at eMATHinstruction we are heating up with new additions to our materials AND new courses on the way… NEW MATERIALS FOR TEACHERS First, here are the new teacher tools to use in the classroom for each of our courses. A note about our unit assessments: We… Read more »

eMATH October 2022 Newsletter

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Happy autumn to all our eMATH teachers, students, and parents out there. The school year is now well underway around the country. Here’s what’s new and need-to-know from eMATH this October 2022! OCTOBER MATH CONFERENCES We are gearing up for these upcoming conferences — hope to see you at one of them! Remember to take a selfie in front of our eMATH booth and post to social media with #eMATHinstruction for a chance to win… Read more »

eMATH September 2022 Newsletter

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Welcome back to school!!! We know many teachers have already been at work for a few weeks, but this is when we all start hitting our stride and leaving summer vacation in our rearview mirrors. As the academic year gets going this September 2022, we at eMATHinstruction are working hard on many new additions to our materials and website and getting ready for the fall conference season. To begin, let’s discuss the new additions to… Read more »

Great New Teacher Tool: Our Standards Alignment Search!

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Every state has its own state bird, its own culinary stand-outs, its own unique personality, and its own math standards. So how can teachers be sure our eMATHinstruction materials meet their state’s math standards? By using our new Standards Alignment Tool!  eMATHinstruction curricula were originally designed to align to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS).  Our new N-Gen Math series is designed around the Next Generation Mathematics Learning Standards (NGMLS), which are very similar to the CCSS.  In fact, most state standards are… Read more »

eMATH August 2022 Newsletter

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Welcome back!!! It’s August 22nd, or as some of us math teachers like to call it, July 53rd. As the summer starts to wane, we here at eMATHinstruction are getting ready for the new school year to begin (of course, school has already started in many parts of the country). We are excited to have a brand new course for this year — N-Gen Math Algebra I — as well as many new additions to… Read more »

eMATH May 2022 Newsletter

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We’ve finally made it to May and the school year is hitting its final stages. Many teachers are wrapping up curricula and reviewing for final exams. As we start to close the books on this school year we have one final round of new additions, so let’s get right to them. Middle School Updates To begin, in N-Gen Math 6 we have added new resources for Unit 12 (Probability). First, are the Unit 12 Exit… Read more »

eMATH April 2022 Newsletter

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Happy April to all. Hopefully you all are enjoying some warmer weather along with a chance at some needed rest during spring break. The school year is moving into its final phase, and we are preparing our final materials for the year. With the end of the year coming up, we will again be hosting our New York State Regents Review sessions for each of the major high school exams, i.e. Algebra I, Geometry, and… Read more »