By Yuefei Su, CEO of Amath So what makes a game fun for players? Can we use the same trick on learning? I hated math class when I was a kid, I hated it because it was boring, especially the homework and the workbooks. I was often forced to learn, doing questions on paper. I often ask, why can’t we make learning to be as fun as playing video games? To stimulates my interest in learning, my father tried to … Continue reading “How to motivate kids to learn math?”
Why are Asian kids smarter?
For years, I hear people saying “He is smart because he is Asian”. But That is not true. There is no causal relationship between “being an Asian” and “being smart”. Perhaps the title is misleading because what I am trying to say here is that your kids are as smart as any Asian kids. Race is simply a cultural concept for classifying people based on their appearance and ancestry. What is really making the difference here is the cultural influences. … Continue reading “Why are Asian kids smarter?”
What to do if your kids are struggling with math
By Yuefei Su, CEO of Amath It’s not uncommon for kids to struggle with math. If you find your kids avoiding or getting upset doing math homework, then maybe it is a sign that they are struggling with math. But it is not because they are just bad with math. Studies show that no one is “naturally bad or good ” at something, it only takes practice to get good at one subject. Kids hate math because they have no … Continue reading “What to do if your kids are struggling with math”