April 11, 2014

Why Every Student Needs to Master Mental Math

If you place a new piece of music in front of an accomplished professional musician, he or she likely will be able to play at least the main melody and harmony lines without a struggle. An experienced “sight reader” can…


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April 9, 2014

The New SAT and Algebra: What Every Parent Needs to Know

The College Board unveiled the  new SAT  at the SXSWedu conference last month. Optional essay, “real world” contexts, and no more esoteric vocabulary words — the changes are many. Test takers beginning in 2016 also will see a new math section that…


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April 8, 2014

Reasoning Mind Featured in Dallas Education Report

The United Way of Metropolitan Dallas has released its  Education Scorecard , a look at the progress made toward the organization’s 10-year  Community Goals , initially known as United 2020. Noting that education in North Texas is “trending up,” the…


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April 4, 2014

Welcome to the new ReasoningMind.org

Meet the new and improved ReasoningMind.org . With our rapid enrollment increase during the last five years, we had outgrown the old site. But that ends now. In addition to revamping our look, this website serves as an extension of…


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November 7, 2013

Reasoning Mind Partners with the Math Alliance

Reasoning Mind has recently partnered with the National Alliance for Doctoral Studies in the Mathematical Sciences, which hopes to increase the number and diversity of minority students in mathematics doctoral programs. This article appeared in their November 2013 newsletter.  When…


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November 1, 2013

Reasoning Mind Now Available to Texas Schools at No Cost

Elementary schools across the state now have the opportunity to bring cutting-edge technology and a comprehensive math curriculum into their classrooms at no cost, thanks to the Texas Legislature’s support of school and district partnerships with math education nonprofit Reasoning…


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June 13, 2013

Former Gov. Jeb Bush Tours Reasoning Mind Classrooms in Dallas

From left to right, former Gov. Jeb Bush, Reasoning Mind Vice Chairman Forrest Hoglund, J. Erik Jonsson Community School Director of Education Sandy Nobles, and Reasoning Mind Senior Vice President of National Expansion Andrea Foggy-Paxton pose for a photo outside…


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June 10, 2013

Highland Capital Management Donates $1 Million to Reasoning Mind

Highland Capital Management, an internationally recognized investment management and global alternative credit firm, has announced a $1 million charitable donation to Reasoning Mind. Founded in Houston in 2000, Reasoning Mind improves math education through a systemic approach to blended learning,…


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