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Making Every Kid Both Math-Competent and Math-Confident
November 1, 2022

How do we make kids both math-competent and math-confident? In a new Psychology Today article from Ulrich Boser, founder of the Learning Agency, discover the importance of teacher-student relationships, growth mindset, and how education technology tools like ASSISTments can help.

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The ASSISTments Foundation Awarded $250,000 to Develop and Scale High-Impact Tutoring Models to Boost Academic Achievement for All Students
October 31, 2022

ASSISTments, a nonprofit organization founded in learning-science, recently announced it has been awarded $250,000 in competitive grant funding to pilot an innovative tutoring program in Baltimore City Public Schools (City Schools) across 30 schools, reaching 800 underserved students in grades 3-8. The ASSISTments Tutoring pilot will research the effects of high-dosage, proactive school-based tutoring that is directly connected to classroom instruction.

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Policy 2050 Podcast feat. Cristina Heffernan: Can Better Student Assessment Data Transform Education?
October 28, 2022

Cristina Heffernan, Executive Director of The ASSISTments Foundation, joins the Policy 2050 Podcast to discuss how better student assessment data can transform education and set up the next generation for success.

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NCTM Baltimore: Enhance Formative Assessment by tech powered Data-Driven Instruction
October 27, 2022

At NCTM Baltimore on December 1st at 1 pm ET, join the ASSISTments Co-founder and Executive Director, Cristina Heffernan, as she highlights how formative tools like ASSISTments can help save you time and help you meet the needs of all students - no matter what your experience level may be.

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Build Confidence, Consistency, and Capacity – in Every Math Classroom
September 20, 2022

ASSISTments Advantage is a comprehensive solution that boosts learning exponentially with actionable insight and instructional support for teachers, instructional coaches and school leaders.

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The Benefits of Adding Yup Live Tutoring to ASSISTments for a Virtual School Teacher
September 9, 2022

Reema Alnizami, head of the math department at Legacy International Online High School shares the student learning benefits she's seen by adding Yup Live Tutoring to her ASSISTments account.

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UPchieve Free On-demand Tutoring for Title 1 High Schools
September 7, 2022

Through our partnership with UPchieve, ASSISTments teachers in qualifying Title 1 high schools can now enable expert live tutoring for their students.

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Implementing Solid Formative Routines Sets the Stage for Student Success
August 31, 2022

As we begin the 2022-23 school year, it is essential for math teachers to know where all students are in their learning and where gaps may exist. Read on to learn ways to establish a strong class routine for formative practice with ASSISTments.

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We're going to NCSM 2022!
August 31, 2022

Join us at NCSM 2022 for an interactive session on how to build confidence, consistency, and capacity – across all math classrooms using ASSISTments!

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NEW FEATURE: Add Your Own Custom Hints and Explanations
August 26, 2022

ASSISTments is excited to announce the release of Student Support Authoring, which gives you the freedom to create custom hints and explanations for math problems you are assigning to your students. This new tool affords teachers with the flexibility to add hints and explanations themselves, with language and examples that mirror their instruction. In this way, teachers can provide students with support while they complete ASSISTments problems that match their needs.

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Why Partnerships Between Tutoring Providers and Math Learning Platforms Make Sense: Lessons Learned from the ASSISTments + Cignition Partnership
August 15, 2022

Connecting tutors to real-time data from class through an integration with a math learning platform is a promising solution to the challenge faced by tutors: limited insight into what students are learning during core instruction, including a lack of real-time data on student progress on those concepts.

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Teacher Spotlight: Cathryn Shupert
August 5, 2022

With ASSISTments, Cathryn has seen her students’ confidence in their mathematical understanding and reflection skills grow.

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Keep Your Students on Track with ASSISTments
August 1, 2022

ASSISTments Teacher, ElWanda McLaurin shares insights about how ASSISTments helps keep her students (and herself!) on track.

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Tech Can’t Teach but it Can Help with Feedback
June 14, 2022

The pandemic illustrated that technology cannot replace teaching. Still, when it comes to formative assessment, a proven instructional method, there’s a lot tech can do to aid teachers and help accelerate learning.

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