Help students learn to CONQUER WORD PROBLEMS in a way that is engaging and real.
“Hip-Hop Math is a long overdue, brilliant approach to an unnecessary deficit too many of our young people are facing.”
Mark Federman, Principal East Side Community High School, New York
Tap the combined power of hip-hop pedagogy and scenario-based mathematics to open a world of learning and dynamic possibilities. Using a research-based approach to building academic capacities, Hip-Hop Math provides the strategies, tips, and tools students need to competently and confidently conquer word problems. Hip-Hop Math is designed to authentically engage students while simultaneously empowering educators to meet rigorous, high-level objectives.
Includes standards-based, stage-by-stage walk-throughs of time-honored practices including:
“Teach core math strategies, tackle word problems, and attain results with hard-to-reach students.”
Dr. Robert Blackburn, Former Superintendent
Oakland Public Schools and Faculty,
Principal Leadership Institute, U.C. Berkeley
Dr. Robert Blackburn
“Finally, a genuinely engaging math curriculum that doesn’t sacrifice rigor. I love the way pedagogy is brought to life by marrying meaningful, real-world applicability to efficacious, standards-based, academic achievement. As all the research proves, when math matters, kids will make the effort to learn. Two words: HOME RUN!”
Academic Dean, Instructional Specialist,
Seminole County Public Schools, Florida