Math For Keeps is a one-on-one math school. It works as a stand-alone program, or as a supplement to your math class at school (kinda like tutoring, only better). I offer two main courses: Practicing Math to Fluency and Practicing Algebra to Fluency. Each is customized to the student based on an initial assessment (which I offer for free, for anyone- no strings). While many types of students can have a transformative experience here (public schoolers, private schoolers, homeschoolers, un-schoolers, any other variety of alt-edders, A students, failing students, adults going back to school, adults seeking brain health, basic math students, calculus students,…), my specialty is taking students who, if they hadn’t stumbled upon me and my practice approach, would probably never really learn math, and would have a terrible time trying–an unfair and unnecessary and far too common situation. If you are having a terrible time learning math, let’s talk. We can almost certainly change that.

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Even A Students Need Help

If you are learning math in this country in this century, chances are you have been taught math from a concept-based approach, not a skill-based one. Understanding concepts is the end goal, but it’s the language, the skill-piece of math, that really helps you...
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Parents Need Math Too!

Did you know you’re supposed to exercise your brain every day?  To protect against Alzheimer’s, memory loss, fatigue, depression, brain fog, …and to improve mental clarity, concentration and focus.  Practicing anything is a great way to strength-train your brain.  And...
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Creativity & Learning & Brain Hacks Oh My… (Part 2 of 2!)

Howdy! Last week I was talking about how absolutely inspiring and amazing it is to watch a human go from not being able to do something to…(bippity boppity boo)… being able to do it! It is pretty much the coolest thing EVER. Here are 4 key things I have noticed...
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Creativity and Learning and Brain Hacks, Oh My… (Part 1 of 2)

Hi my people! I’ve been travelling and retreating and wanna write you a good old-fashioned letter to catch up. Pretend this is handwriting on that stuff called paper. Sometimes people think my job is super left-brained because it’s MATH after all and because I’m all...
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How do you get better at something (piano, tennis, math,…)?

You don’t get better by going to lessons, or to class. You get better by practicing what you are shown in those lessons. People don’t know how to do that. They get stuck. They might get accused of lacking discipline, but I don’t even think that. I think it’s...
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