## "I'm not good at math!" Really??

Society tells us math is hard. We are given license to chime in, “Math was my worst subject.” Do you believe this about yourself? Do your kids believe this about themselves? What if we change the narrative to empower ourselves, to empower our children, and to change the way we all view and value mathematics. There are good reasons to make this shift. I never met anyone that was simply UNABLE to learn math. In all my almost 30 years of teaching, I have been able to tea

## Math Anxiety, Quizzes, and Tests, Oh My!

First and most importantly, BREATHE! It’s only math. I know that if you have math anxiety, hearing those words are not that helpful, except it’s true. In this blog I want to talk about techniques to get over your math anxiety and do well on your quizzes and tests. You have to actually LEARN the math. Probably this is also not that helpful if you have math anxiety, except it’s true. In all my years of teaching math I never found a student that couldn’t get over math anxie