### Bedtime (math) stories can bolster student gains

Adding math talk to story time at home is a winning equation for children’s math achievement, even for math-anxious parents.

Read MoreAdding math talk to story time at home is a winning equation for children’s math achievement, even for math-anxious parents.

Read MoreAn “error” found by a 10th grader in a museum’s Golden Ratio exhibit turned out to be an alternative representation.

Interest & recognition from people who care about you are needed to turn your math confidence into a career in STEM, research says.

John Nash, who inspired *A Beautiful Mind* & shared a Nobel Prize for his economic theories on noncooperative games, dies at 86.

Some ranchers at a high school in Colorado needed to use their trigonometry skills to build a giant steel bale feeder for their horses.

Spring-break camps make math memorable (and fun) for elementary students in Modesto, Calif. It takes some teachers who can think on their feet.

Visiting an algebra I classroom in Alton, Ill., last fall, I discovered a fun game the teacher played to help kids manipulate numerical expressions.