US students’ math scores still fall in the middle of the pack internationally. How can parents help?

According to a new Pew Research Center article, “While U.S. students are scoring higher on national math assessments than they did two decades ago…  they still rank around the middle of the pack in international comparisons, and behind many other advanced industrial nations.”

Here are the average scores of 15-year-olds taking the 2012 Program for International Student Assessment:

Math stats

Not satisfied with these numbers? Neither are we!

To help, since 1985, Back to Basics Learning Dynamics has been the tri-state area’s undisputed leader in 1-on-1 instruction in over subjects, including math at all levels. Our services are offered throughout the calendar year and our two Educational Centers in Wilmington and Newark are open all year.

Back to Basics’ 1-on-1 tutoring approach provides maximum benefits by increasing knowledge of subject matter and building self-esteem. Tutors are placed with students in a standing schedule. The student has the same tutor each session, thus building a rapport and knowledge of teaching and learning styles.

And, we educate students from a broad range of abilities – whether gifted, learning disabled, visually impaired, hearing-impaired, ADHD, Asperger’s, or simply in need of some support.

For more information, please call Back to Basics at 302-594-0754!

Celebrating 30 years of excellence in education! Back to Basics Learning Dynamics is the undisputed leader in 1-on-1 tutoring in Delaware and southeastern Pennsylvania for over 60 subjects. The company offers Delaware’s only Department of Education-approved 1-on-1 K-12 Private School in Wilmington, Delaware and a Delaware Business and Trade School for ages 16 and older. In addition, the company offers translating and interpreting in 16 languages throughout Delaware. Back to Basics is the winner of numerous awards for academic and business excellence including the Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics.

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