ALOHA Mind Math Awarded 1st Annual National Math Challenge Junior 1st Prize of $10,000 to Avani Anand, Manalapan, NJ

ALOHA Mind Math Awarded 1st Annual National Math Challenge Junior 1st Prize of $10,000 to Avani Anand, Manalapan, NJ Over $30,000 was awarded to 6 top winners of ALOHA Mind Math’s 1st National Math Challenge this May, making this is one of the highest total prizes offered through learning center chains in the US. In the finals, Avani Anand from Manalapan, NJ won the $10,000 Jr prize; over 1200 ALOHA students competed in all 3 rounds. ALOHA plans to make this an annual competition and open it to the public in the future. $36,000 was awarded to 6 top winners … Continue reading

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Joshua Tchou, of Jericho, New York, Won $10,000 Senior 1st prize in ALOHA Mind Math’s 1st Annual National Math Challenge

Joshua Tchou, of Jericho, New York, Won $10,000 Senior 1st prize in ALOHA Mind Math’s 1st Annual National Math Challenge Joshua Tchou, Jericho, NY won the $10,000 Senior 1st prize in ALOHA Mind Math’s 1st Annual National Math Challenge. Over $30,000 was awarded to 6 top winners this May, making this is one of the highest prize totals offered through U.S. learning center chains. Joshua Tchou, 5th grade, from Jericho, NY won the $10,000 Senior 1st prize in ALOHA Mind Math’s 1st Annual National Math Challenge this May. $36,000 was awarded to 6 top winners during the finals held in … Continue reading

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ALOHA Mind Math Awards Frany and Jignesh Shah with First Annual ALOHA Franchisee of the Year Award

ALOHA Mind Math Awards Frany and Jignesh Shah the First Annual ALOHA Franchisee of the Year Award and a cash prize of $5000. ALOHA Franchise owners since August, 2011, the Shahs run 3 ALOHA learning centers in Southern California – Irvine, Ispectrum & Tustin. The criterion for winning the award, which is selected by the ALOHA parent company, are: Corporate citizenship Financial performance and Commitment to the ALOHA Mind Math education mission The after school or evening academic enrichment programs provided by ALOHA Mind Math offer children life-long skills through their elementary school programs. Parents who want to give their … Continue reading

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Middle School Math

The educational standards in the United States varied from state to state as there was no common curriculum across the country. Finding their students lagging behind international students in mathematical understanding and application of math concepts, the Federal Government embarked upon an initiative to enhance the mathematical skill of US students to bring them on par with international students. Accordingly, the Common Core Standard in Math and English language was evolved to improve students’ skills in these areas. The Common Core Standard was adopted by 45 States with agreed standards for each grade. The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) published educational … Continue reading

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COMMON CORE MATH

The common core is the set of high quality academic standards in Mathematics and English Language Arts/Literacy (ELA).  The learning objective of a student outlines what a student should know and do at the end of each grade from K-12.  The standards were to ensure that the students as they come out of schools have all the necessary skills to succeed in their college, career and entire life. Math and English were chosen as the subjects for Common Core standards as they are the building blocks of skill sets for various other subjects.   Accepted by 42 states in the … Continue reading

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