The National Student Clearinghouse® Research Center™ studied a cohort of more than 2.2 million degree-seeking students who first started college in fall 2011 (both at 2-year and 4-year institutions in the U.S.). Six years later, 43.1% of that cohort had not completed their degree.* Oftentimes, low completion rates are due to students not accessing the right … Continue reading Strategies for Academic Success In New Editions – Free Download Included
Math anxiety is a problem that plagues many students and former students. In The New York Times piece "Math Anxiety? A Reporter Knows the Subject All Too Well," Jan Hoffman explains how she, as a parent, still gets math anxiety. She cites Mark H. Ashcraft, a professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, who … Continue reading Math Anxiety: What can parents do to help?