What Parents Want to Know about the New Math Homework

How to Turn Homework Time into Happy Time

Do your kids come home with weird and confusing math homework - stuff you THINK you should be able to do, but can't?

Then this course is for you!

Bon Crowder

About this product

Watch the series of videos recorded from a live webinar. Do the activities. Download the helpful tips. 

Boost your confidence and feel empowered to dig in and help your child with math homework!

Each video addresses one of the common questions parents have. The activities are designed to help you understand more about the new math your child is bringing home.

The questions addressed are:

  1. How is this “new new math” different from what I did long ago?
  2. Is any of this stuff the same?
  3. Why are they using all new lingo?
  4. Why isn’t doing it “my way” acceptable, especially if I get the same answer?
  5. Is this homework change because of the new standards (Common Core, TEKS or other)?
  6. What can I do when my kids are struggling?
  7. What can I do when I’m struggling?
Sign up now and get started on your way to happy homework time at your house!

What will you get?

  • Video explanations of the top questions parents ask about the new math homework.
  • Downloads to support your understanding of how the new math homework works.

Who is it for?

  • Parents
  • Anyone tasked with helping a student with math homework

What will you need?

  • This course is designed for parents and caregivers of students of math.
  • This course is NOT designed (nor will it support) students in current math classes.

What others say about our product

Bon encourages you to look at yourself FIRST! You need to know where your troubles lie and when you first struggled in your math journey! You can correct the problem and move forward with successfully assisting your children on their journey.

Priscilla Hedlin, WheelChairMommy.com

"Bon's passion for people, math and education is evident. Her quick wit and sharp sense of humor keeps me coming back for more."

Sharon Hines , MrsHinesClass.com, Texas

Our instructor

Bon CrowderGeneration X Learner, Generation Now Educator

Bon Crowder is a Math Mom and Education Advocate who works to empower parents to take back their role as math homework helper.

She writes at MathFour.com, a math education website supporting parents and teachers and manages the Facebook community "Empowering Parents to Tackle Math."

Bon's been quoted in the Wall Street journal, appeared on eHow.com and Synonym.com, Great Day Houston, NEA Benefits and is an expert on NBC’s Education Nation Parent Toolkit.

What is included in this course

Introduction: The BIG LIST of Questions Parent Want to Know about the New Math Homework
Question Log
Question 1: What's Different in Today's New Math?
Practicing with Visuals
Question 2: How is the new NEW math the same as what we did back then?
Using Number Talks to Investigate Thinking and Results
Question 3: Why did they create new vocabulary?
Fact Families, Number Bonds and Math Facts
Question 4: Why can't we do it the old way?
Flexible Thinking & Flexible Grading
Question 5: What caused the change - is it that darned Common Core again?!
Reading & Understanding State Standards
Question 6: What can I do when my kids are struggling?
Math Content Resources
Question 7: What can I do when I'm struggling?
Create a Personal Math Mantra

Frequently Asked Questions

What if I'm not happy with the course?

We're very confident about the quality of our course, but if for any reason you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us within 15 days of the purchase and we will give you a full refund, no question asked!

How will I be able to access the learning material?

After enrolling in the course, you will always have unlimited online access to all the lectures and to the learning materials, on any computer, tablet or mobile device you own.

How long is the course accessible online?

The course starts after you enroll and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course, and it’s up to you to define when to start and when to access the course material.

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